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5-run 6th lifts Fightin Phils over Richmond

Published On: Jul 02 2013 10:49:11 PM CDT

Reading topped Richmond, 7-5, on Tuesday night. The Fightin Phils will go for the series sweep on Wednesday.

READING, Pa. -

The Reading Fightin Phils defeated Richmond, 7-5, on Tuesday night at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Fightins scored five runs the sixth inning for what proved to be the difference.

Edgar Duran drove in three runs to pace Reading offensively.

The Fightin Phils look to sweep the Flying Squirrels out of town in Wednesday night's series finale in Baseballtown.