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Fightin Phils beat IronPigs in exhibition showcase

Fightin Phils beat IronPigs in exhibition showcase

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - 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.


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