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.
Klentak Out as Phillies General Manager
Phillies general manager Matt Klentak has "stepped down" after failing to make the playoffs in five major league seasons.
“Testicular Contusion” Lands Alvarez on the Injured List
The Phillies have placed left-handed reliever Jose Alvarez on the injured list with what the team is calling a "testicular contusion"
After Two “False Positives”, Phillies Will Face Yankees This Week
The Phillies will return to Major League Baseball action this week against the New York Yankees
MLB Commissioner: Shutdown Possible
According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred is suggesting that MLB could be shut down without player compliance
Is this MLB Season a Good Idea?
With several players testing positive for COVID-19 and some players opting out, should their even be a baseball season in 2020?
Proposal from MLB Players Calls for 114 Games Played
MLB Players Association has responded to Major League Baseball's proposal to resume play with a counter-proposal of their own
Report: Latest MLB Plan May Include Regional Play, Half Schedule
A new report from Ken Rosenthal of the Athletic reports that MLB officials will meet Monday to discuss a plan to resume that may include a half season
ESPN Documentary “Imperfect” Will Look at Roy Halladay’s Life
A new ESPN documentary is set to release profiling the life of Roy Halladay.
Texas Emerges as Another Option to Resume Major League Baseball
A report on Monday night from CBS Sports indicated that Major League Baseball is considering a three-location plan to resume Major League play.
Mascot Creators Harrison/Erickson Respond to “New” Phillie Phanatic
Harrison/Erickson released a statement responding to the Phillies and the new Phillie Phanatic debuted on Sunday.