An endless numbers of words have been written about the 2012 Philadelphia Phillies because, let's be honest, there has been plenty to write about.
A team with World Series expectations that falls flat on its face early in the season only to recover enough to make a run at the brand-new second NL Wild Card at the end of the season? Come on. It's a writer's dream story.
But there's only so much you can actually write about each player. You can give the most accurate description in the world, but a picture is worth a thousand words.
It's one of life's inevitable truths: We love words, but we relate to pictures. We can look at a player's picture and feel his emotion in a way that words can't describe, and some pictures just do a better job at describing a player's season.
So lets have a look. Here's one picture to describe each player's season.