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Frank Klose
Philadelphia, PA
College professor and doctoral student just blogging for a distraction from the rest of life
Interests: Phillies baseball!
Recent Activity
Former Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Jeff Francoeur was traded to the Miami Marlins Wednesday evening. Continue reading
Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard reached a milestone Wednesday night. Continue reading
On Wednesday, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson refused to speak about the derogatory comments made by Redskins cornerback Josh Norman regarding his starting quarterback, but was adamant that the 2008 Heisman winner is a highly valued player in his eyes. Continue reading
During a news conference this week, head coach Doug Pederson made an interesting comment regarding Tulloch's potential role with the team. Pederson came out and said that Tulloch would be in competition for the starting job at middle linebacker with second-year man Jordan Hicks, a somewhat shocking statement. Continue reading
In conjunction with the Flyers 50th anniversary as well as a nod to late Flyers owner, founder and chairman Ed Snider, USA Hockey announced the induction ceremony would take place in Philadelphia on Nov. 30. Continue reading
Coaches often count on their veteran players to set the tone for a football team heading into a season, and Philadelphia Eagles coordinators Jim Schwartz and Frank Reich are lucky to have some of the hardest working professionals in the NFL to lead by example in 2016. Continue reading
The Eagles made a necessary move on Sunday by adding linebacker depth with the signing of Stephen Tulloch and it made sense for so many reasons. Continue reading
This week's Phillies mailbag examines Double-A Reading Fightin' Phils and their chances to make the 2017 Phillies, the Phillies approach to 2017 pitching, and how the Phillies lineup may appear in 2019. Continue reading
On Monday, the AHL schedule was released for the 2016-17 season, including the 76-game slate for the Flyers AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Continue reading
Caleb Sturgis returned to the field along with three other recently injured Eagles on Monday, while Carson Wentz threw again despite soreness from weekend activity. Continue reading
The Eagles announced the release of linebacker Deontae Skinner on Monday, bringing the roster back to 84 players. Continue reading
As the Eagles roster begins to take shape, head coach Doug Pederson elaborated on his philosophy when it comes to cutting players on Monday. Pederson noted that the hardest roster decisions for him to make this year are the players in the trenches. Continue reading
With the first round of cuts looming, here's another look at who could be on the Eagles' roster at the start of the regular season. Continue reading
The Eagles finalized a one-year, $3 million deal with the former Detroit Lion on Sunday evening, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. $1.75 million is guaranteed. Continue reading
The Eagles announced that they have released four players -- wide receivers T.J. Graham and Xavier Rush, center Bruce Johnson and running back Cedric O'Neal. Continue reading
With linebacker Joe Walker now out for the season with a torn ACL, the Eagles have a great need for another linebacker, perhaps a veteran. Will they revisit the possibility of signing veteran linebacker Stephen Tulloch. Continue reading
The Eagles got good news one week before their Week 3 game against the Colts, as several injured players returned to practice. Continue reading
While many young Eagles are solidifying their spots on the 53-man roster, other highly touted players are seeing their hopes dissipate with just two preseason games remaining to reinvigorate their status on the team. Continue reading
The Philadelphia Phillies Triple A affiliate, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, have had a successful 2016 season. Continue reading
In the latest edition of the K-Lot Podcast on, Denny Basens and Jeff Kolsky break down the Eagles 17-0 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers and another rough week for Eagles wide receivers. Continue reading
MLB cleared Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard of any wrongdoing in a recent Al-Jazeera report, and Howard has filed a lawsuit for defamation. Continue reading
The Eagles defense was dominant during last night's shut out of the Steelers, but is that kind of success sustainable? Continue reading
Grading the Eagles in their Week 2 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Continue reading
Defense was the focus for Doug Pederson after the Eagles 17-0 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, and he made sure to compliment them after the win. Continue reading