Zolecki also published a column today saying this would surely drag into February, if not March 1, so who knows. (He has not opted to tweet what he said on the radio.)
What would the Phillies "move on" to and why? What good would it do them to make a seven-year franchise-altering decision based on fan impatience and an inability to wait four weeks to make other, basically minor moves that only affect this season?
Now, if they trade Franco today, or Moustakas tells them he's signing with another team tomorrow, maybe that changes things (though only with one of the players)