The Philadelphia Phillies have arrived in the City of Brotherly Love and are ready to embark on the 2012 season. The on-deck series games will give Phillies Nation just a glimpse of what to expect from this team in the early-going.
The three and four hitters are out for the foreseeable future, but the starting pitching staff is still brilliant. Don't be surprised to see many low-scoring games until Utley and Howard can come back and pack some punch in the center of the order.
While this team is relatively the same, there are new pieces that have been added to the championship puzzle.
Here's some Phillies we should reserve judgment on at this point.