The Fightin Phils (57-50) tried to rally late but fell short as the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (55-49) won 9-7 on Saturday night. Nick Pivetta (0-3) lost his Fightin Phils debut as he allowed seven runs in five innings.
The Eagles preseason opener against the Colts is just 15 days away. The start to training camp? Less than 24 hours from away. The Birds are reporting to the nest Saturday in preparation for day one Sunday.