Fightin Phils blow lead in 9th, fall to New Britain

Published: 9:53 PM EDT Sep 01, 2013
Reading Fightin Phils

New Britain scored three times in the 9th inning to earn a 5-4, walkoff win over the Reading Fightin Phils Sunday night.

The 9th inning loss comes one night after Reading had beaten in New Britain in the 9th inning on Saturday.

Juan Sosa (3-5, 5.58) surrendered the loss and blown save.

Maikel Franco, Matt Tolbert, and Albert Cartwright all had two hits for the Fightin Phils.

Reading (61-80) will close out its season at New Britain on Monday at 1:35pm.