PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia sports world tragically lost one of the fiercest competitors and athletes ever. Roy Halladay tragically lost his life at 40-years-old on Tuesday, when he crashed his plane into the Gulf of Mexico.

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Ruben Amaro Jr., Charlie Manuel, David Montgomery and many others remembered “Doc” Wednesday on SportsRadio 94WIP.

Related: Sports World Reacts To Tragic Death Of Roy Halladay


Ruben Amaro Jr.


“All I can tell you is, that he is as passionate about being on the mound as he was as a husband and a father. A more special person and athlete we could not have had here in Philadelphia.”

Ben Davis


David Montgomery



Charlie Manuel




 A.J. Burnett


Chris Wheeler


Rich Dubee


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