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Fightin' Phils even with Akron before rains come

Published On: May 10 2013 10:29:39 PM CDT

Jim Murphy gave Reading new life with a game-tying triple in the 7th. Play will resume on Saturday as part of a double-header.

READING, Pa. -

Play was suspended between Reading and Akron in the 8th inning on Friday night. Play will resume on Saturday as part of a double-header.

Jim Murphy tied the game in the bottom of the 7th for Reading with an RBI triple. Once the inning ended, play was suspended with the score 3-3.

Cameron Rupp hit a solo home run, his 4th of the year, for Reading. Tyson Gillies also added an RBI single.

Play will resume at 5:35 on Saturday.