Fightin Phils beat IronPigs in exhibition showcase
The Reading Fightin Phils got the best of their AAA counterparts from the Lehigh Valley in the annual 222 Showcase Tuesday night in frigid weather 6-4.
The IronPigs scored first on a Darin Ruf RBI single in the 1st inning that scored Tyson Gillies. Reading scored the next 6 runs in a row, 2 scoring on Sebastian Valle's double in the 4th and another on a Tyler Henson triple in the 5th.
The IronPigs will open their regular season at home Thursday, the Fightin Phils will open on the road in New Hampshire.