Roy Halladay earned his Major League-leading ninth victory on Tuesday. (Nathan Denette/AP)
By Erika Gilbert / MLB.com
Roy Halladay was nearly untouchable early, allowing just two hits through the first six innings, but was touched for four runs in the seventh frame. Halladay held on to the lead, though, as he struck out a career-high 14 batters in the victory.
BATTING TB: Figgins; Abreu; Guerrero; Morales, K 2; Izturis, M; Kendrick, H. RBI: Morales, K
(31), Izturis, M (13), Napoli (20). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Izturis, M. SF: Izturis,
M; Napoli. Team RISP: 1-for-2. Team LOB: 2.
BASERUNNING CS: Figgins (4,
2nd base by Halladay/Barajas).
FIELDING E: Morales, K (3, missed catch), Matthews (2, fielding).
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