Abbreviated Box Score Report
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Reading cruised 12-1. Brandon Leibrandt (2-0, 1.69), 6.0 IP, 7 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 7 K. Three-hit games for Pullin and Tocci. Two hit games for Kingery, Martin, Walding, and Tromp. Pullin got the ball rolling with a solo HR (4) in the first inning. He hit a grand slam later (5). Martin hit his 4th.
- Tocci is hitting .327 and that prompted me to check him out. He has one XBH (a triple) and one walk. His slash is .327/.367/.364. He has hits in 8 of his last 10 games and reached base in 9 of 10. He has three, 3-hit games in that span.
Lakewood lost 4-1. Bailey Falter struggled through two innings. Harold Arauz pitched well in four innings of relief. Daniel Brito and Danny Zardon had three hits each.
4/24 – Phillies placed RHP Aaron Nola on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to April 21, 2017. Lower back strain.