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Over the offseason, when not throwing complete game shut outs, no-hitters, and straight up dominating Major League Baseball, Roy Halladay has many other hobbies and interests. Among those hobbies, fishing is a big part of life to Halladay.
Earlier this month, Halladay, joined with Cardinals’ Chris Carpenter and former-reliever B.J. Ryan, took a fishing trip with Bassmaster Champion Skeet Reese to the Amazon. During the trip, Halladay and Reese encountered numerous wildlife. When Reese came back, he posted the picture above along with a little narrative on his website.
We had plenty of wildlife encounters though. Along with the fishing, we decided to go hunting one night, and Carpenter and B.J. both shot a caiman; which is like an alligator. Me and Doc Halladay even came across a local, sitting bare naked on a tree by the river. What we were able to figure out is that he was fishing in the river for tropical fish to sell for aquariums when he got attacked …