BOWIE, Md. - The Bowie Baysox defeated the Reading Fightins 7-5 on Saturday evening.
Reading's Josh Stephen knocked in two runs on one hit and a walk in the setback.
The R-Phils led 3-2 after the first two frames, but the Baysox rallied to take a 6-5 lead. Reading threatened in the final two innings, but fell short.
The two teams are slated to battle in the series finale on Sunday at 1:35 p.m.