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.
Powder Blue Podcast: Herrera Off Roster, Kingery Down, & Bullpen
Frank Klose and Geoff Mosher look at the decision to keep Odubel Herrera off of the 40-man roster, to Kingery in the minors, and the Phillies bullpen construction
Herrera Fails to Make Phillies Opening Day Roster
The Phillies finally made their roster decision on outfielder Odubel Herrera, who batted .231 in Grapefruit League play.
This Strategy Could Save the Phillies Roster Space or Money
Could Dave Dombrowski dip into his old bag of tricks and outright Scott Kingery to the minor leagues?
What Do the Phillies Hope to Get From Kingery, Romero in the Minors?
The Phillies optioned Scott Kingery and Jojo Romero to Triple-A. What is behind these moves?
Kintzler, Joyce Make Phillies, Howard Optioned to Alternate Site
The Phillies announced that Brandon Kintzler and Matt Joyce have made the team, while Spencer Howard has been optioned.
Reliever Tony Watson Opts Out of Phillies Deal
Veteran reliever Tony Watson has opted out of his deal with the Phillies, reports Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia.Veteran reliever Tony Watson has opted out of his deal with the Phillies, reports Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia.
Phillies Release Two Veteran Pitchers; Await Decisions on Others
The Phillies announced they released veterans Hector Rondon and Ivan Nova, while we await the decisions on other veterans.
Powder Blue Podcast: Sizing Up Center Field and Figuring Out Pitching
Frank Klose and Geoff Mosher take a look at some of the questions facing the Phillies heading into the final week, including where the center field situation stands and how the bullpen might face a bit of a roster crunch.
Phillies Prospect Mickey Moniak is Optioned After Opening Some Eyes
Once an afterthought, Phillies prospect Mickey Moniak opened some eyes in Grapefruit League play, and has made himself a real contender for the future.
Phillies Release Veteran Catcher Jeff Mathis
The Phillies granted veteran catcher Jeff Mathis his release Wednesday, as other veteran player decisions loom.