Phillies 3, Athletics 1
Game 79 - Sunday Afternoon, June 26th in Philadelphia
One Sentence Summary: Roy Halladay notched a complete game victory and Jimmy Rollins went four for four as the Phils defeated the A's, 3-1.
What It Means: The Phils took the series from the A's and they head into the off-day tomorrow with a 49-30 record and a five game lead in the East. On Tuesday, they open one of the most anticipated series of the season against the Boston Red Sox.
What Went Right: I listened to this game on the radio while sitting on the beach this afternoon. It's cool the Phillies won and all, but the biggest "what went right" of the game was . . . I listened to this game on the radio while sitting on the beach this afternoon.
Featured Card: I wanted to feature a card with a smiling Halladay (10-3) for this post, and this card fits the bill. This is his 1962-style Topps Heritage All-Star card.