08/08/2014 03:21 pm ET Updated Aug 11, 2014

Roy Halladay Makes Blogger's Dream Come True


Founded in 2010, I Want To Go To The Zoo With Roy Halladay (Zoo With Roy, for short) has been a popular blog among Philadelphia Phillies' fans. Halladay retired after the 2013 season, but in retirement he was able to fulfill the destiny laid out by the site's title.

That's right: Zoo With Roy actually went to the zoo with Roy.

You can read ZWR's hilarious and touching account of the experience here.