Roy Halladay Joining Philadelphia Phillies Roster

Phillies starting pitcher to miss previously scheduled start in Baseballtown

By Staff / Reading Fightin Phils | August 25, 2013 1:08 AM ET

READING, Pa.---Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay will not make his previously scheduled Major League rehab start with the Reading Fightin Phils on Sunday at 1:35 p.m. when the club hosts the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Blue Jays) at FirstEnergy Stadium. Halladay was activated by the Phillies on Sunday and is slated to start the afternoon's game at Citizens Bank Park.

The Fightin Phils would like to apologize for any inconvenience endured by fans expecting Halladay to start at Sunday's game. Those with any questions can contact the Fightin Phils Front Office by visiting or by calling 610-370-BALL. 

Sunday's game is the final afternoon game of 2013 and features a Fightin Phils Team Baseball Card Set giveaway for the first 2,000 kids 14 and under. In addition to the giveaway, it's a Fightin Phils Kids Club Free Ticket game where all members receive a ticket and exclusive access to the team autograph session at 11:30 a.m. 

Tickets for the final five games of the 2013 season at FirstEnergy Stadium are available by visiting, calling the Fightin Phils Ticket Office at 610-370-BALL, or by visiting the Fightin Phils Ticket Office in person at FirstEnergy Stadium. Follow the Fightin Phils on Twitter at @ReadingFightins and like them on Facebook via 

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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