Asked Sunday at Citizens Bank Park if he still considered the Phillies the team to beat in the division, Rollins said, "There's a lot of talented teams in the division. The team that we had in the past definitely was. The team going forward, we'll figure that out.
"There are a bunch of new pieces. We haven't had that around here for a long time. I'm excited about them. They're good, young players -- big eyed. A lot of hopes and wishes, it's our part to make sure they come true. It's fun seeing the energy and excitement every single day. The world is still theirs and it's at hand. They can change it. I was that guy. Now it's up to me, Chase [Utley] and Ryan [Howard] to make sure they do change it."