Jimmy Rollins wanted to wish everyone a Happy New Year.
And that he's also "looking forward to a party down Broad Street" in 2013.
Fifteen minutes before the ball dropped on New Year's Eve, Rollins tweeted:
I want to wish everyone a prosperous 2013 and looking forward to a party down Broad Street!!!Represent The P Jimmy Rollins (@JimmyRollins11) January 1, 2013Translation: the Phillies' shortstop is looking forward to bringing the city another World Series title this season. Of course, the outspoken Rollins has never shied away from expressing his confidence. In November, he claimed the NL East "still runs through Philly."
"Everyone's a little angry," Rollins said on Nov. 12 at his charity event to raise awareness for child abuse, "which is good to get a chip on your shoulder and just go back out there and prove that this is still our division, but not only that, but that we're still World Champions."