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.
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.
Former World Champion Victorino Will Retire as a Phillie
Phillies World Series Champion outfielder Shane Victorino announced his retirement.
Phillies Starter Velasquez Makes Rowand-Like Play
Phillies outfielder Aaron Rowand set a new standard for self-sacrificing plays. Vince Velasquez may have joined his class.
Phillies Option Neris after Rough Night
The Phillies optioned reliever Hector Neris and recalled reliever Mark Leiter, Jr.
Phillies Linked to Moustakas, Hand, Fulmer in Latest Trade Rumors
A couple of reports on Friday linked the Phillies to Padres closer Brad Hand and Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas
Former Phillies Outfielder Jayson Werth Announces Retirement
Former Phillies outfielder Jayson Werth announced his retirement from baseball.
Phillies Mailbag: Bullpen, Bullpen, and More Bulllpen
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at the Phillies bullpen: Those inside, those outside, and some creative thinking.
Phillies Disable Ramos, Recall Neris
The Phillies placed reliever Edubray Ramos on the 10-day disabled list and recalled pitcher Hector Neris
Phillies Prospects Take Home Eastern League Awards
Phillies prospects Zach Green and Ranger Suarez took home the Eastern League offensive and pitching player of the week awards, respectively.
Phillies in Tough Spot With Franco, Knapp Injuries
Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco and catcher Andrew Knapp both left Sunday night's game with injuries, leaving the Phillies thin.