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Frank Klose
Philadelphia, PA
College professor, church musician, Sports Talk Philly
Interests: Phillies baseball!
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The Flyers had a 10-game winning streak ended at the hands of the Dallas Stars almost a year ago to the day. They carry a five-game winning streak into their meeting in Philadelphia on Saturday. Game time is set for 7 p.m. Continue reading
The Phillies and San Diego Padres may be close to a trade involving shortstop Freddy Galvis. Continue reading
Facing the lowly Buffalo Sabres was going to be a test to see if the Flyers would play down to the opponent and let it hurt the final result, but the Orange and Black secured a 2-1 win for their fifth straight, which certainly has the team's 10-game losing streak slipping further into the past. Continue reading
The Phillies claimed pitcher Nick Burdi from the Minnesota Twins while losing outfielder Carlos Tocci to the Chicago White Sox in the Rule 5 draft. Continue reading
The Phillies have been said to have interest in Manny Machado, but would appear to require a negotiating window in a trade. Continue reading
Playing on home ice hasn't been the Flyers strong suit this season, but they opened a five-game homestand with a clutch 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs to extend their winning streak to four. Continue reading
The Phillies reportedly have a deal in place with relief pitcher Tommy Hunter. Continue reading
The Phillies reportedly are "closing in" on a deal with reliever Addison Reed. Continue reading
The Phillies are reportedly looking for younger starting pitching in exchange for Cesar Hernandez. Continue reading
The Philadelphia Flyers will need to prove they didn't leave success in Western Canada as they try for their first home win in over a month against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Continue reading
The Flyers have already announced that Nolan Patrick will not be loaned to Team Canada for the World Junior Championship later this month. The scenarios of whether Patrick stays or goes won't come into play, but here's a look at why either decision would have worked out for the Flyers. Continue reading
With wins in three straight games on the road, perhaps a little time away from home was exactly what the Flyers needed. But now, they must take the results of a successful road trip and bring it home to Wells Fargo Center, a place where they have struggled this season. Continue reading
Read "Phillies Rumors: Angels 'covet' Cesar Hernandez" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
Read "Phillies Nuggets: On the idea of a Machado trade, Kingery, Sanchez & More!" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
There is really nothing that could take the attention off of Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz and the injury that officially ended his season on Sunday afternoon. In the Flyers locker room, defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere has a personal connection with the injury, one he suffered three years ago. Continue reading
Brian Elliott was named the NHL's third star of the week for the week ending Dec. 10, posting a 3-0-0 record and a .954 save percentage in the Flyers three-game winning streak on the Western Canada road trip. Continue reading
The Seattle Mariners have claimed outfielder Cameron Perkins from the Phillies. Continue reading
The Flyers goaltender of the future is currently playing putting up ridiculous numbers at juniors. It’s been an amazing season for Carter Hart already, as he just further separates himself as the Flyers future netminder. Continue reading
There’s no doubt the Flyers hottest offensive player is Michael Raffl, who is suddenly up to seven points, including five goals, on the season, all in the last eight games after going the first 21 games of the season without a point. Continue reading
Read "Tim Kelly's 2017-18 IBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
For the second straight night, holding a two-goal lead during the final period wasn't an issue, as the Flyers locked down their third straight win, sweeping the Western Canada trip with a 4-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. Continue reading
The Western Canada trip concludes with one final game on the road against the Vancouver Canucks, with the Flyers looking for their first three-game win streak of the season. Continue reading
Last week, this would probably have been another example of a game the Flyers found a way to lose. This time, the Flyers came out on the right end, claiming their second straight win, 4-2, over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday night. Continue reading
"[Richie] Ashburn is the fastest man I've ever seen getting down to first base...anybody who's faster than Ashburn isn't running. He's flying." Continue reading