PHILADELPHIA - The Phillies haven't been great so far in 2014.

They haven't been bad either.

Philadelphia has been OK and slightly entertaining.

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The Phillies return to Citizens Bank Park today for their home opener with a 3-3 record. Philadelphia faces the Milwaukee Brewers (4-2) at 4:05 p.m.

In honor of the Phillies' 3-3 mark, here are three things that have gone wrong and three things that have gone right through the first week of the season.

Three wrong

The bullpen: Phillies relievers rank No. 10 in the 15-team National League with a 4.02 ERA. They are 0-2 and have walked 12 batters in 152/3 innings. Closer Jonathan Papelbon is a major concern. He blew his first save attempt of the season, allowing three runs in a 4-3 loss to the Texas Rangers on Wednesday. But the biggest problem is Papelbon's diminished velocity. According to Pitchf/x data, which measures the speed and location of every major-league pitch, Papelbon's four-seam fastball measured 96.18 miles per hour in April 2008. This April that same pitch measures 91.5 mph

Starting pitcher A.J. Burnett: The Phillies have lost both of Burnett's starts. The pitcher was especially disappointing when Philadelphia had a chance to sweep the Chicago Cubs and return home with a 4-2 record. Burnett allowed eight runs and walked six in 52/3 innings as the Phillies were never in the game and lost 8-3. Burnett has allowed 21 base runners in 11 2-3 innings in his two starts.

Strikeouts: Many Phillies hitters are striking out too much. Ryan Howard has struck out nine times in 25 at-bats. Marlon Byrd has struck out seven times in 25 at-bats and Jimmy Rollins six times in 19 at-bats.

Three right

Chase Utley: The second baseman is off to an outstanding start. He is batting .458 (11-for-24) with two home runs and six RBIs. He is No. 1 in the NL with an OPS (on-base percentage plus slugging percentage) of 1.369.

Domonic Brown: The outfielder has yet to hit for power (zero home runs and one double) but there are plenty of positive signs. He is batting .381 with a .435 on-base percentage and just three strikeouts in 21 at-bats

A .319 batting average vs. left-handed pitchers: With their left-handed dominated lineup, the Phillies have struggled against left-handed pitchers the past few seasons. But they are 30-for-94 against lefties this season with four home runs and 13 RBIs. Utley (5-for-13) and Byrd (4-for-11) have been particularly effective. Among NL teams, the Phillies are third in batting average and RBIs and first in home runs against lefties.

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