Hewitt lifts Fightin Phils to 3rd straight victory

Hewitt's blast gives Fightin Phils 3rd straight win

READING, Pa. - The Reading Fightin Phils walked-off with a 7-5 victory over the Altoona Curve on Wednesday night. Anthony Hewitt was the hero in the ninth inning, blasting a three-run home run.

Both teams combined for six home runs, but Hewitt's was the biggest in the ninth to give Reading its third straight win. It was Hewitt's first round-tripper of the season.

Cameron Rupp blasted his seventh long ball of the year for Reading.

The Fightins will look to polish off a four-game sweep of the Curve on Thursday at 11:35 AM.

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