Late Jays great Roy Halladay elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
Former Blue Jays ace Roy Halladay has been voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Halladay, who died in a plane crash on Nov. 7, 2017 at age 40, will be inducted into the national baseball shrine in Cooperstown, N.Y., this July.
Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner, spent 12 seasons with the Blue Jays from 1998-2009 before joining the Philadelphia Phillies ahead of the 2010 season.
He retired in December 2013.
He joins Mariano Rivera, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina in the class of 2019.
Canadian Larry Walker, of Maple Ridge, B.C., failed to reached the required 75 per cent threshold in voting.
More to come.