Lehigh Valley (38-50) The final game of the series with the Pawtucket Red Sox was rained out. Nola Night will be held against the Sox in Pawtucket on Friday.
Reading (46-40) lost to the Portland Sea Dogs 9-1. Mark Leiter opened the game by hitting the lead off batter. Over the first two innngs he gave up eight singles and six runs. He remained in the game however, and held Portland to a single and walk over the next four innings. Reading was unable to mount a comeback and the bullpen turned in a horrid performance. Joely Rodriguez allowed a run in his two innings on 2 hits and 3 walks. Ethan Stewart submitted a “Stewart Special”. He struck out the side, but allowed 2 runs on a leadoff single and four walks.
The top of the Phils line up went a collective 0-16. Rene Garcia and Brian Pointer each went 2-4. Art Charles went 1-4 with a double and their lone RBI. Brodie Greene got the only other hit. KC Serna had to leave during the second inning with an apparent arm injury. Pointer had two outfield assists. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/9/2015