The Reading Fightin Phils blew a 4-0 lead Saturday night, falling 5-4 at Richmond.

The loss was the 17th in the Fightin Phils' last 18 games.

Chris Bootcheck (0-1, 9.00) took the loss in relief for Reading.

Kelly Dugan paced the Fightins offense with two hits and two RBIs.

Reading (34-50) will its series with the Flying Squirrels on Sunday at 1:35pm in Richmond.