It's cloudy, damp and starting to rain. It must be Opening Day for the Philadelphia Phillies.
The National League East defending champions open the 2008 campaign today at 3 p.m. against the Washington Nationals.
NL East defending champs ... do you know how long I've waited to say that? I've been a Phillies fan since the Danny Ozark days back in the early 1970s.
Drum roll, please ... here are my predictions for the National League East: