Vaughn: >> wendy davis: >>>dan moscaritolo:reading's bash brothers may be chasing darin ruf's record but to them, the chase for the division title is more important.
The fightins took on portland tonight leading the division by a game and a half over trenton......cozens and hoskins, each 1 homer shy of ruf's single-season mark of 38...- bottom 1, portland up 1-0.
One on as reading's jorge alfaro homers to right center.
The two run shot gives the fightins a 2-1 lead...3-hit night for alfaro...- bottom 5.
Portland leads 5-2 when aaron brown triples into the right field corner.
Mitch walding and kc serna score.
The portland lead is 5-4.- bottom 7, now 6-5 portland.
Reading's christian marrero knocks a soft single into center.
Mitch walding and aaron brown both score.
Reading takes a 7-6 lead.final 7-6 fightins...their 3rd straight...still no record homer from either bash brother, but they'll take the win...especially since trenton won...fightins still lead the thunder