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Columnist and PodCast Host for the Award Winning Horn and Bell Blog from the NoiseNation. Follow @Kram209 for news about the IronPigs, Phantoms, and SteelHawks. Also news about the Velodrome and RollerGirls.

  • Hockey Town

    As much as I’m not a Philly sports fan, I’ve got to hand it to them:  They support hockey.  For a number of years they supported two teams, the NHL Flyers as well as the AHL Phantoms.  If the Spectrum… Read More ›

  • IronPigs Season Ticket Stuff

    Just a short note for the fellow Season Ticket holders out there.  I know the IronPigs communication with Season Ticket holders faltered a bit at times last year, so I’ll help out here:   1. Pre-Sale Opportunity: One of the… Read More ›

  • A Couple Links: Andy Tracy and the Hazards of Foul Balls

    Here are a couple of things that came across my desk today.  I’ll give you the links rather than cut and paste the text so that those web sites can get the traffic.  First, an article about Andy Tracy’s transition… Read More ›

  • Pitchers: Starting Rotation

    Part 4 of my “Predicting the IronPigs Roster” series of futility.  Today we look at the candidates for the Starting Rotation: The Candidates: “Young Bucks” Tyler Cloyd Jonathan Pettibone Ethan Martin Adam Morgan “Old Friends” Austin Hyatt Tom Cochran Brian… Read More ›

  • Corner Infield and Catcher

    As I continue my wild speculation about the IronPigs roster candidates, changes continue in Spring Training in Clearwater.  No matter.  I’ll speculate anyway and update in the comments.  You do the same, won’t you? Corner Infield Candidates: Cody Overbeck, Josh… Read More ›

  • Outfield

    Predicting the IronPigs roster is difficult enough, but the Phillies keep inviting guys to Clearwater.  It’s an exercise in futility, I know.  But, I like it anyway.  Let’s narrow our focus a bit and make some bold predictions.  Today:  Outfield The… Read More ›

  • Middle Infield

    Predicting the IronPigs roster is difficult enough, but the Phillies keep inviting guys to Clearwater.  It’s an excercise in futility, I know.  But, I like it anyway.  Let’s narrow our focus a bit and make some bold predictions.  Today:  Middle Infield… Read More ›