2014 over/unders: Philadelphia Phillies
In our latest round of over/unders, we focus on the Phillies and their ill-advised designs on contention.
As part of our preview of the 2014 season to come, let's roll out a few "over/unders" for each team. That is, we'll assign a number to 10 different categories that, in their own way, will predict one facet of the season ahead. In turn, you, the loyal commenter, will let us know whether you take the "over" or "under" for each category. Stated another way, will the actual figure be higher or lower than the one we've presented? Remember, we're talking 2014 season and 2014 season only.
Today's club is the Philadelphia Phillies, who finished in fourth place in the NL East last season. To the betting lines ...
Finish in NL East: 3.0
Chase Utley's games played: 134
Ryan Howard's homers: 23
Ben Revere's stole bases: 32
Ben Revere's homers: 0.5
Jimmy Rollins's OBP: .320
Jonathan Papelbon's ERA: 2.68
Total number of GMs employed during course of season: 1.5