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Fightin Phils rally, stun Flying Squirrels

Published On: Aug 26 2013 11:09:02 PM EDT

Kelly Dugan hit a walk-off homer in the 10th inning to complete a 7-6 comeback win for the Fightin Phils.


The Reading Fightin Phils rallied for a 7-6 victory over the Richmond Flying Squirrels on Monday night at FirstEnergy Stadium.

The Fightins trailed 6-1 at one point, but battled their way to within 2 heading into the 9th.

Maikel Franco hit a two-run home run the tie the game at 6 in the 9th inning. Kelly Dugan then blasted a solo homer in the 10th to give Reading the walk-off victory.


This series marks the final one in Baseballtown for the rest of the season. Game 2 of the 4-game set will be played Tuesday night at 7:05.