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Nieves held hitless as Fightins fall to Rock Cats

Published On: Jul 18 2014 10:51:13 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 18 2014 11:17:26 PM EDT

Wil Nieves went 0-5 as Reading lost to New Britain, 6-3, on Friday night.

wendy davis: Now Berks Sports. Here's Jim Vaughn.>>> After a difficult first half of the season... the Fightin Phils kicked off the second half last night on a winning note. Chris Bootcheck and the bullpen combined for a two-hitter on the mound... in a 4-1 win over the New Britain Rock Cats. Tonight... the Fightins took the field in Baseballtown once again... And they did so with a Phillie in their lineup. Wil Nieves, the backup catcher to Carlos Ruiz... made a rehab appearance for the Fightins as a d-h tonight. Nieves, working his way back from right quad injury... >>>