Reading Fightin Phils fall in Jesse Biddle's return to mound

ERIE, Pa. - Jesse Biddle returned from a hail-induced head injury on Saturday in the Reading Fightin Phils' 3-2 loss to the SeaWolves in Erie.

Biddle (3-5, 3.14) gave up three runs and pitched into the seventh inning, suffering the loss on the mound for the Fightins.

Biddle had missed his last start after he was hit in the head by ice during a hailstorm in Berks County, leaving him with a concussion.

Albert Cartwright homered in a losing effort for the Fightin Phils.

Reading (29-24) has now lost five of six. The team will look to avoid the sweep in Erie in its series finale on Sunday at 1:35 p.m.

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