I'm Frank Klose and I cover the Phillies for 97.3 ESPN. During the baseball season you can hear me every Tuesday at 2:30 pm on 'The Sports Bash with Mike Gill'. Aside from 97.3 ESPN, I run the Philadelphia sports website SportsTalkPhilly.com. When not writing about sports, I am a member of the faculty at Cabrini University in Radnor, PA.
Former Phillies Second Baseman Chase Utley Will Retire
Former Phillies second baseman Chase Utley plans to announce that he will retire at season's end.
Not an All-Star, Phillies Slugger Hoskins Selected For HR Derby
Phillies outfielder Rhys Hoskins was selected for the 2018 Home Run Derby.
Phillies Shake Up Bench, Add Plouffe
The Phillies added veteran utility player Trevor Plouffe to their bench and optioned Dylan Cozens to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Report: Machado is Still Phillies “Top Target”
Many words have been used to describe a potential Phillies pursuit for Orioles shortstop Manny Machado lately. Words such as "unlikely", "longshots" or ' too expensive" have been common in connecting the Phillies and the slugger. …
Phillies Mailbag: All-Stars, Machado, De Los Santos
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at the 2018 All Star team, Manny Machado's long-term status, and the plan for Enyel De Los Santos.
Phillies Will Start Drew Anderson Sunday
The Phillies announced that Drew Anderson will start for the Phillies Sunday against the Pittsburgh PIrates.
Phillies Starter Notes: Eickhoff Has Setback, Velasquez Improves
Phillies starter Jerad Eickhoff suffered another setback in his rehab, while starter Vince Velasquez could return from the disabled list in minimal time.
Phillies Add International Signing Dollars in Trade
The Phillies traded pitcher Elniery Garcia to the St. Louis Cardinals for International Signing slot money.
Report: “Chatter” About a Hamels Reunion With Phillies
A report says there has been some "chatter" about a Cole Hamels reunion with the Phillies.
Phillies Mailbag: Franco, Velasquez, Trade Deadline
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at Maikel Franco's value, Vince Velasquez's rotation spot, and potential moves.