Starting today, I'm previewing the competition across the NL East by chatting with some of the best team bloggers in the division. We're getting started by talking about the National League Champion Philadelphia Phillies with Tom from Balls, Sticks & Stuff.Finish this statement: The Phillies will repeat as NL Champs if......they have some luck go their way. They'll certainly make the playoffs, but to advance several rounds, things have to go your way a bit.And this one: The Phillies will be worse than expected if......they suffer some bad, bad, bad luck. In 2009 they had the worst closer since the sales team in Glengarry Glen Ross before Alec Baldwin tore then a new one. Raul Ibanez missed have the season and Jimmy Rollins OBA never got above .300. On top of that, Cole Hamels ERA spent...

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