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Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins hits a grand slam home run against the Texas Rangers during the second inning of an opening day baseball game at Globe Life Park, Monday, March 31, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.  (AP Photo/Kim Johnson Flodin)

Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins hits a grand slam home run against the Texas Rangers during the second inning of an opening day baseball game at Globe Life Park, Monday, March 31, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Kim Johnson Flodin)

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Say hello, Assad: See the Navy warships off the coast of Syria

The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.