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Frank Klose
Philadelphia, PA
College professor, church musician, Sports Talk Philly
Interests: Phillies baseball!
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The Philadelphia Flyers evened their preseason record to 2-2 with a 2-0 shutout win on Wednesday night over the New Jersey Devils in front of 7,291 fans at the PPL Center in Allentown. Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at Sports Talk Philly
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For the second straight year the Philadelphia Flyers will move a preseason game to the home of their AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, as they host the New Jersey Devils in their fourth preseason game in three nights on Wednesday night. Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at Sports Talk Philly
The Philadelphia Phillies reportedly plan to honor Ryan Howard Sunday, which will be his final home game with the team. Continue reading
With a grand-slam Monday, Ryan Howard now has 24 home runs in 2016, more than he's had in any season since 2011. Continue reading
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Phillies outfielder Roman Quinn suffered yet another injury as his 2016 season comes to an end. Continue reading
Yes, the positive results are a small sample size, but at the same time, they can't be ignored -- whether you are critic or a believer. After Sunday's 34-3 demolishing of the Pittsburgh Steelers, there are several points to make why this team will "overachieve." Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Sports Talk Philly
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Entering training camp, everyone was talking about Ivan Provorov. And for good reason. Of any of the top prospects, Provorov had the highest odds of making the Flyers. But what the Flyers have proven, even over just three preseason games on two nights, is how deep they are defensively in their organization. Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Sports Talk Philly
Last weekend's victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers showed the league that Doug Pederson's group is a threat to defeat any team on a weekly basis, and clubs that circled their match against the Eagles as a winnable game must show Philadelphia considerable respect. The question now is what are reasonable and realistic expectations for the Eagles for the rest of the season? Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Sports Talk Philly
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Hector Neris is among the league leaders in appearances (Frank Klose/Sports Talk Philly) It is time once again for a Phillies mailbag. Each week we take your questions about the Philadelphia Phillies and answer them right here. Ask a question anytime to @FrankKlose on Twitter. Have the Phillies ever had... Continue reading
The lasting image of the 2016 season will be watching a group of players that literally lost the heart and soul of the team somehow find a way to play a game and in doing so, honor him so profoundly. Continue reading
You know that game your mind plays where the expectations are better than reality? Well, the 2016 Philadelphia Eagles are playing that game in reverse. The reality is far exceeding expectations. Only now, the expectations are going to start to catch up. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
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The Flyers lost to the Devils, 2-0, and to the Islanders, 3-0, opening the preseason with two shutout losses. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The Flyers open the preseason on Monday night by splitting the camp roster for a pair of games against the New Jersey Devils and New York Islanders, both on the road and both starting at 7 p.m. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The best moments in the Philadelphia Phillies career of Ryan Howard are examined in the latest Philliedelphia.com Phillies roundtable: Continue reading
After the Eagles dominant win over the Steelers on Sunday, Denny Basens and Jeff Kolsky are back with another edition of the K-Lot Podcast to discuss the dismantling of the Steelers, Carson Wentz's continued success and the defense's excellent performance. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The final two teams in the World Cup of Hockey are set. Team Canada, the favorite upon the start of the tournament, will face the surprise team of the tournament, Team Europe, in the best of three final series starting on Tuesday night. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
Another week, another big performance by the Eagles defense. Is Jim Schwartz truly the genius he seems to be? Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
In a game so dominant, the excitement reaches new heights as the Eagles soared to victory on Sunday. Here are this week's grades. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
"I told the team way back in OTAs that it just takes a little bit of belief," Eagles head coach Doug Pederson said. "Belief in the themselves, trust the process, believe in the coaches, the coaches believe in one another and that's what they did tonight. Am I surprised? A little, but at the same time I know that locker, I know those guys and I know what they're building." Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
If the first two opponents weren't enough to gain the attention of the football world, beating a Super Bowl contender convincingly should certainly do. That's what the Eagles did, moving to 3-0 on the season with a dominant 27-3 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The Eagles and Steelers meet in a marquee game in Week 3 on Sunday afternoon at 4:25 p.m. Full game preview with game notes, players to watch, injury reports and more. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The Steelers come in as a legitimate Super Bowl contender with skills at all of the major offensive positions. Meanwhile, the Eagles look to ride the wave of a hot start to another win, as the bye week awaits them. Here are six players to watch in Sunday's game. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
The other six unbeatens take the field on Sunday, looking to move to 3-0 on the season and make a huge statement early in the season. Here are this week's picks. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
After this week's disastrous end to the World Cup of Hockey for Team USA, the American upper brass must look to the young stars of North America to regain prominence. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Sports Talk Philly
A look at how the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers match up ahead of Sunday's Week 3 showdown between the cross-state rivals. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Sports Talk Philly