In Philadelphia, there's a certain buzz in the air, and it is definitely sports related.
Could it be the fact that the surprising Philadelphia 76ers are one of the strongest teams in the NBA? No, that's not it. What about the Broad Street Bullies? After standing pat at the trade deadline, the Philadelphia Flyers need to get their act together, but that's not it either.
It's Spring Training.
The first day of official workouts has become something like a holiday in Philadelphia, and with that date having come and gone, the anticipation for a new baseball season, packed to the brim with high expectations, continues to grow in what has truly become a baseball town.
But now that the first official workout has come and gone, we can finally get down to business.
Underneath that shiny, exterior layer of All-Star caliber names on the Philadelphia Phillies' roster exists a number of concerns. Who is injured? Who is healing?
It's not all doom and gloom though. There are plenty of exciting questions as well. Which players will be battling it out for a job this spring? Which non-roster player is going to jump out and surprise us?
Consider this slide show your guide to everything related to Phillies' Spring Training. Let it serve as a primer as players to keep an eye on this spring. After all, they could mean the difference between World Series and bust in 2012.