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 teach courses at local colleges and universities.
Phillies Mailbag: Gonzalez, Leadoff Spot, Position Competitions
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at the signing of Gio Gonzalez, positional battles in camp, and the leadoff spot.
Dream Over: Trout Signs 12-Year Deal With Angels
Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels have ended the dreams of Phillies fans with a reported 12-year, $430 million contract.
Major Changes Coming to MLB for Trade Deadline, Rosters
Major League Baseball and the players union have agreed on two major changes for the 2019 baseball season.
Projecting the Phillies 25-Man Roster
A look at what the Phillies 2019 Opening Day roster might look like.
Phillies Make Second Round of Cuts
Th ePhillies announced their second round of Spring Training 2019 cuts.
Phillies Mailbag: Center Field, Making a Trade, Lefty Starters
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at center field options, the trade market for a Phillies surplus, and the left-handed starter market.
Phillies Make First Cuts of Spring Training
The Phillies optioned two players and sent five others to minor league camp in their first cuts of 2019 Spring Training.
Angels Claim Tampering Over Harper’s Trout Comments
The Los Angeles Angels have contacted MLB about Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper tampering with outfielder Mike Trout.
Phillies Mailbag: Bench, Center Field, Bullpen
This week's Phillies mailbag looks at the Phillies bench, the outfield, and the bullpen.
Harper Talks Trout, As Trout Won’t Discuss Extension With Angels
New Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper openly pushed for Mike Trout to become a Phillie in two years when he hits free agency. Then Trout declined to talk a deal.