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Fightin Phils losing streak reaches six

New Britain completed a series sweep of the Fightin Phils with a 5-3 win on Sunday, pushing Reading's losing streak to six in a row.

Jake Fox had two hits and a double and Peter Lavin hit a home run for the Fightin Phils.

Adam Loewen (0-1, 6.10) gave up five earned runs in five innings of work to take the loss for Reading.

The Fightin Phils (33-39) will open a three-game series in Binghamton Monday night.

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