Spencer Howard threw a strong seven innings, but the Reading bullpen allowed the Trenton Thunder to take game one of the Eastern League playoffs.
The Phillies will search for a new director of amateur scouting after Johnny Almaraz stepped down to spend more time with his family.
Former Phillies catching prospect Chace Numata passed away Monday due to injuries he sustained in a skateboarding accident early Friday morning.
Drew Anderson was officially released by the Phillies after clearing waivers. In addition, the Phillies moved two pitchers to the 60-day IL.
Today is roster expansion day in the majors. The Phillies made their first wave of moves, adding four players from Lehigh Valley.
For the first time since 2016, the Reading Fightins are headed to the post-season in the Eastern League.
Instead of looking at a Phillies loss with rose-colored glasses, manager Gabe Kapler finally spoke of a Phillies loss in the way it deserved.
Outfielder Mickey Moniak and first baseman Darick Hall were both named to the Eastern League season-ending All-Star Team.
The Phillies need rotation help but it’s not likely to come from righty Jerad Eickhoff, who continues to rehab from biceps tendinitis.
A successful road trip for Lehigh Valley ended with a loss to Indianapolis on Sunday.