Fightins bats go silent in loss to Portland

Published: May 01 2013 11:16:43 PM EDT
READING, Pa. -

The Reading Fightin Phils dropped a 2-1 decision to Portland on Wednesday morning at FirstEnergy Stadium.

Jim Murphy hit a solo home run for Reading, but that's all the offense they could put together.

Shannon Wilkerson ripped the go-ahead homer in the seventh inning for the Sea Dogs.

These two will wrap up their series Thursday morning.