Early in Phillies spring training a common theme has emerged. For whatever reason, several of Philadelphia's pitchers have suffered shoulder injuries.
While the Nats are unlikely to sign free agent starter A.J. Burnett, he may still land in the National League East division.
Former top prospect Dominic Brown - once thought of as a four A player - finally emerged in 2013 as the power hitter everyone thought he could be.
The Philadelphia Phillies made a move on Monday that both signals their intent to keep their current team together, and perhaps a preference for older veterans.