Chase Utley

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Chase Utley was in the Phillies’ clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park on Monday. It was the perfect setting for the principal subject matter: what went wrong last season, and why.

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Plate discipline? Check. Gets on base? Check. Ability to steal bases? Check. Oh, and he'll bust it to first on every play, too.

Yep, that guy would be Chase Utley.

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Long-time leadoff hitter Jimmy Rollins batted in the top third of the Phillies' lineup in every game he started last year.

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Cole Hamels recently indicated that Phillies management was slow to embrace a rebuilding effort.

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If the Phillies are serious about maintaining a payroll between $165 million and $170 million, they have almost nothing left to spend this offseason.

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