Frank Corsoe

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Frank Corsoe is a regular contributor to FightinPhillies. He retired as sports editor of The Blade in Toledo after a 42-year career in journalism.

Frank’s 2020 Phillies Lineup

In the overall scheme of things, creating a potential Phillies lineup for the 2020 season might land at No. 6 on my list of priorities. Coronavirus Covid-19 is the big one. Caring for my family. Prayers to keep all healthcare workers safe and concern for my fellow man. Eating. And not dying — occupy the first five delicate slots. So […]

Remembering ‘The Big Piece’ Ryan Howard, now 40 years old

By FRANK CORSOE Ryan Howard is the greatest home-grown Phillies first baseman ever and it’s not even close. And yet there’s a part of me that believes he was grossly underrated while compiling a Rookie of the Year, NL MVP, and NLCS MVP. Embed from Getty Images  He was never a problem on or off the field. He was jovial […]