One down, two to go for Phillies

Ruben Amaro Jr. must want a lot of time off to think about things other than baseball this coming winter. After all, with Chase Utley and the Philadelphia Phillies finally in agreement that the second baseman will spend the next two seasons with the team, the general manager will now be able to turn his attention to making deals with two other veteran options already in the fold, and thus, pretty much lock in his 2014 roster early.