How do you pronounce Halladay?

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    Is it Hall - a - day? (first syllable rhymes with wall, fall, ball, all)

    or

    Is it Hal - la - day? (first syllable rhymes with pal, sal, gal)

    Seems the sports media pundits are split about 50/50 on this one.

    Anyone know how he pronouces it?

    In related pronunciation matters: I have heard Mike Mussina pronounce his last name and about 70+% of sportscasters get it wrong.
     
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    It's pronounced Halladay :cool:
     
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    Trying to eclipse your personal best and board standard for most worthless post?

    Pretty good bid I'd say. :cool:
     
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    Hopefully like this:

    NY Yankees starter Roy Halladay
     
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    BTW, its pronouced 'Hal-a-day'
     
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    how do you know?
     
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    Ken Singleton asks players how to pronouce their names, he does the Yankees TV games.
     
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    I'm saving up my spare change so I can take a Halladay before Christmas.
     
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    "Big Roy"
     

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