The Phillies open spring training Wednesday in Clearwater, Fla.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. sounds like a man with something up his sleeve.
Maybe something small, he said Wednesday.
The Phillies on Saturday signed righthanded pitcher Rodrigo Lopez to a minor-league deal that also carries an invitation to spring training.
Braves 6, Marlins 2
MIAMI -- At this rate, Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez wouldn't mind sending Dan Uggla down to the minors for a day.
There are always rumors. Mostly though, the rumors that flow like lava during this time of the baseball season resonate like a glass jar thrown at brick wall.