The Big Three are delivering almost every start. The Vanimal is currently the best fourth starter in baseball. And Roy Oswalt is working his way back into shape. And if something goes wrong, they've got shut-out throwing Kyle Kendrick to make a few spot starts. Can't beat this rotation right now.
My confidence might not match the average statistics (see Carson's post from last night below) but now they have Hunter Pence and I'm totally drinking the Kool-Aid in believing he totally changes the potential of this lineup. Also, Chase Utley looks great and Ryan Howard is mashing.
From Carson's post the other day - Phillies closers are 32 for 33 in save chances with a 1.13 ERA. Brad Lidge is back but NOT closing games, which is good. And I'm not underestimateding the power of subtracting Danys Baez. Now, if only one of those AAA relievers mentioned in the minor league wrap-up would come up and contribute...