Six years for Cole Hamels. Five years for Ryan Howard and Cliff Lee. More than $50 million for Jonathan Papelbon.
From 2002 through 2011, he was 170-75 with a 2.97 ERA, which was 48 percent better than the league average over that decade. He threw 63 complete games, more than 19 teams.
The third and fourth years of Roy Halladay's Phillies career were frustrating and disappointing for everyone involved, but his first two seasons in red pinstripes were historic, for both the franc
Rafael Furcal tripled to the gap in right-center at Citizens Bank Park and came around to score on a Skip Schumaker double.