2013 record: 73-89, 4th place in NL East
Manager: Ryne Sandberg, 2nd season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $160 million
No matter how you spin it, the National League East figures to be a more competitive division in 2014.
If someone were to ask you for a recap of the trade rumors surrounding the Phillies this offseason, the proper response would be: 'how much time do you have?'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Add catcher to the Philadelphia Phillies' needs this offseason.
When the Nationals beat the Phillies on October 3 to clinch the N.L. East, Philly shortstop Jimmy Rollins had a hard time congratulating the new champs.