Sheila Contento to Lead Redner's Event Center Sales Team
Fightin Phils Announce Additional Full-Time Hires to Work on Sales Team
(Reading, PA) - The Reading Fightin Phils, Double-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, are excited to announce multiple additions to its full-time staff, who will form the sales team for the brand new Redner's Event Center.
Sheila Contento joins the Fightin Phils Front Office as the Executive Director of Redner's
Fightin Phils to Host Toys for Tots Sunday, November 5
R-Phils Teaming up With Classic Harley to Host Event from 11-2
(Reading, PA) - The Reading Fightin Phils and Classic Harley-Davidson are excited to partner for a Toys for Tots event at FirstEnergy Stadium on Sunday, November 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. It will be the 17th annual Eastern PA Toy Run. Proceeds from the event will benefit the
Fightin Phils Unveil 2024 Game Times
Reading Also Unveils Away Opponents for 2024
(Reading, PA) - The Reading Fightin Phils, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, have announced their home game times for the 2024 season. Additionally, Reading has announced their away schedule for 2024.
Reading's home slate will begin Tuesday, April 9, against the Portland Sea Dogs (Red Sox) at 6:45 p.m.
Oliver Dunn and Carlos De La Cruz Named Eastern League All-Stars
Both Spent all of 2023 with Fightin Phils
(Reading, PA) - Oliver Dunn and Carlos De La Cruz, both members of the 2023 Reading Fightin Phils, were selected to the Eastern League All-Star team, announced by Minor League Baseball on Tuesday.
Dunn spent the entirety of the season with Reading and hit a team-best .271, with 21 home
Five 2023 Fightin Phils to Participate in Arizona Fall League
Nine Phillies Prospects to Play for Scottsdale Scorpions
(Reading, PA) - Five members of the 2023 Reading Fightin Phils were selected to play in the Arizona Fall League on Friday. Andrew Baker, Jordi Martinez, Dominic Pipkin, Oliver Dunn, and Matthew Kroon will play for the Scottsdale Scorpions next month in Arizona.
Dunn earned an invitation after a stellar
Johan Rojas and Orion Kerkering Named 2023 Paul Owens Award Winners
Award Annually Given out to Phillies' Top Minor League Player and Pitcher
(Reading, PA) - Johan Rojas and Orion Kerkering, both members of the 2023 Reading Fightin Phils, were named the 2023 Paul Owens Award winners by the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. The award is annually given out to the Phillies' top minor league hitter and pitcher.
Rojas entered the season on
Living Out a Dream: Nick Ward's 2023 in his Hometown Organization
Ward Grew Up in Kennett Square and Played College Baseball at West Chester University
(Reading, PA) - Nick Ward grew up about an hour outside of Reading, in Kennett Square. Growing up, he dreamed of one-day playing in the Phillies Organization. He frequented many Phillies games growing up, but never made the trip west on the turnpike to catch the Double- A R-Phils. The
Matt Osterberg Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week
Osterberg Tossed Seven Shutout Innings at Binghamton Thursday
(Reading, PA) - Reading Fightin Phils pitcher Matt Osterberg was named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week, announced by Minor League Baseball on Monday. Osterberg was excellent on Thursday night at Binghamton. The lefty tossed seven-shutout innings, allowing just two hits and six strikeouts.
Osterberg has been impressive down the
Fightin Phils Fall in Season Finale
Reading Closes 2023 with 59-77 Record
(Binghamton, NY) - Three unanswered runs from the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (39-27, 74-61) gave them a 3-2 win over the Reading Fightin Phils (31-37, 59-77) to close out the 2023 regular season. Binghamton also clinched the series victory with the win, going 4-2 this week.
Reading struck first
Bats Quiet as Reading Shutout in Season's Penultimate Contest
Reading Held to Season Low Two Hits
(Binghamton, NY) - The Reading Fightin Phils (31-36, 59-76) were shut out for the fifth time this season in a 6-0 loss to the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (38-27, 73-61) on Saturday night. Binghamton now leads this week's six-game series three games to two.
Binghamton struck first in the
Bullpen Dominant as Reading Wins Pitchers Duel 2-1
Reading Scores Two Runs on Four Straight Walks in Seventh
(Binghamton, NY) - Four shutout innings from the bullpen led the Reading Fightin Phils (31-35, 59-75) to a 2-1 victory over the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (37-27, 72-61) on Friday night. With the win, Reading evens this week's series at two.
David Parkinson started for Reading and was strong
Reading Falls as Ponies Hit Walk Off in Ninth
Matt Osterberg Goes Seven-Shutout Innings
(Binghamton, NY) - Down to their final out in the ninth, the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (37-26, 72-60) walked off the Reading Fightin Phils (30-35, 58-75) 2-1 on a Rowdey Jordan game-winning double. With the win, Binghamton reclaims the series lead, 2-1, at the midway point of the week.
Abel and Kerkering Lead R-Phils to First Win of Series
Rixon Wingrove Hits First Double-A Homer In Three-Run Sixth
(Binghamton, NY) - A three-run sixth inning was all the Reading Fightin Phils (30-34, 58-74) needed en route to a 3-1 victory over the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (36-26, 71-60) on Wednesday night. The win gave Reading its first win of this week's six-game series.
Mick Abel (W, 5-5)
Fightin Phils Fall to Binghamton to Open Final Series of Season
Marcus Lee Sang Tallies Two Hits
(Binghamton, NY) - Strong hitting and pitching led the Binghamton Rumble Ponies 36-25, 71-59) to a series-opening 8-1 win over the Reading Fightin Phils (29-34, 57-74) on Tuesday night. Binghamton grabs the 1-0 series edge in Reading's final series of the season.
The Rumble Ponies scored early and
Fightin Phils Fall in Last Home Game of Season
Originally Scheduled Sunday Game Cancelled Due to Rain
(Reading, PA) - The Reading Fightin Phils (29-33, 57-73) fell to the Portland Sea Dogs (30-32, 70-61) in game one of the double header. Game two was canceled due to weather.
Portland got off to a hot start in the top of the first. Young prospect Roman Anthony
Reading and Portland to Play Doubleheader Sunday
Saturday Night's Game to Resume in Top of Fourth Inning at 3:35 PM
(Reading, PA) - Following Saturday night's suspension, the Reading Fightin Phils and Portland Sea Dogs will resume the game Sunday at 3:35 p.m. The game will be played to its nine-inning completion and the second game will be a seven-inning game. The second game will begin approximately 30 minutes after
Reading Fightin Phils Announce End of Season Awards
R-Phils Recognize Standouts from 2023 Season
(Reading, PA) – As the 2023 home schedule winds down, the Reading Fightin Phils announced their end-of-season awards on Saturday night.
The R-Phils are excited to recognize their many standouts from the 2023 season. This season’s awards are as follows.
Fightins and Sea Dogs Split Doubleheader Friday Night
David Parkinson Earns Ninth Win of Season
BOX SCORE GAME ONE
BOX SCORE GAME TWO
(Reading, PA) - The Reading Fightin Phils (29-32, 57-72) split a doubleheader with the Portland Sea Dogs (29-32, 69-61) on Friday night. Reading now holds the 3-1 edge in this week's series.
In game one, Reading beat Portland 5-2. The R-Phils got
Reading and Portland to Play Doubleheader Friday
Suspended Game to Resume in Top Third at 5:05 PM
(Reading, PA) - Following Thursday night's suspension, the Reading Fightin Phils and Portland Sea Dogs will resume the game Friday at 5:05 p.m. The game will be played to its nine-inning completion and the second game will be a seven-inning game. The second game will begin approximately 30 minutes after