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FirstEnergy Stadium to Host 14th Annual Eastern PA Toy Run

Classic Harley-Davidson to lead donations
October 26, 2020

(Reading, PA) - FirstEnergy Stadium will welcome the 14th Annual Eastern PA Toy Run, presented by Classic Harley-Davidson, on Sunday, November 1st from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Tompkins VIST Bank Plaza. Proceeds from the event will benefit the United States Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program

Alec Bohm Named Finalist for Player Awards

One of three chosen for NL Outstanding Rookie
October 22, 2020

Alec Bohm, a former Reading Fightin Phil, was nominated for the Major League Baseball Players Association’s National League Outstanding Rookie. The Players Choice Awards are voted by those with active MLB Player memberships. Bohm went up against Jake Cronenworth of the San Diego Padres and Devin Williams of the Milwaukee

Phillies Looking to Fill Major Roles this Off-Season

General Manager and Pitching Coach duties up for grabs
October 19, 2020

Off-season moves are already starting to materialize for the Philadelphia Phillies, although the season just ended. Within days of their final game, General Manager Matt Klentak stepped down. He will be staying with the team in another position to be determined later while Ned Rice will serve as interim GM.

Utilities Employees Credit Union to Host Halloween for Baseballtown Dream League

Baseballtown Charities to Host Safe Halloween Event
October 7, 2020

Baseballtown Charities and the Reading Fightin Phils are excited to give members of the Baseballtown Dream League a safe opportunity to Trick-or-Treat this Halloween. The event will take place on the Savage 61 Dream League field thanks to Utilities Employees Credit Union. On Saturday, October 31st people with special needs

All-Stars from Final Rip It Showcase Announced

October 2, 2020

The Rip It Baseballtown Charities Fall Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from September 26-27. Outstanding athletes from each team were selected. Jake Anzulewicz (Boyertown) Trevor Bilodeau (Wilson 15U) Douglass Clay (Wilson Red) PJ Cunnius (Boyertown) Luke Dibricida (Boyertown East) Nick Fiorini (Berks County Bulls) Ryker Jones (Berks County Bulls)

Safe Trick-OR-Treat & Halloween Movie Night at FirstEnergy Stadium, Presented by T-Mobile

“It’s A Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” movie will air for families on FirstEnergy Vision video board
October 1, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are excited to offer a safe Trick-or-Treat opportunity for the community. On Friday, October 30th, fans can experience a socially safe Halloween at FirstEnergy Stadium filled with lots of fun, candy, and the perfect movie. Limited passes will be available for this event for only $2,

Movie Nights Continue With Sports & Halloween Themes

$2 outdoor movie spectaculars at FirstEnergy Stadium
October 1, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are excited to offer more movie nights at the ballpark this fall. Savage Auto Group and T-Mobile have been proud partners of these outdoor community events at FirstEnergy Stadium. All feature films will be shown on the massive 30’ x 60’ video board. Here are the

Rip It Showcase 13/14U All-Stars Selected

September 25, 2020

The 13/14U Rip It Baseballtown Charities Fall Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from September 18-20. Outstanding athletes from each team were selected.

  • Jake Aftewicz (BUPA Chuff)
  • Charlie Ainge (Evolution)
  • Gavin Barker (Berks Bulls 13U)
  • Wes Beiber (Boyertown)
  • Cody Benson (BUPA Sheranko)
  • Ricky Clark

Rip It Clinics Set with Impressive Instructors

Baseball & Softball Clinics For All Ages
September 22, 2020

In the next coming weeks, Rip It Baseballtown Charities will be hosting a slew of clinics led by NCAA All-American Bekah Slattery and former Fightin’s Greg Edge and Domonic Brown. In addition, private and group lessons are available as well as access to the batting cages and tunnels through ripit.org.

Adonis Medina Lands Final Home Game as Debut

September 21, 2020

Adonis Medina, 23, has been in the Philadelphia Phillies organization since 2016. Last season he made it as far as the Double-A Reading Fightin Phils, this summer Medina reached the pinnacle. The right-handed started pitched four innings for Philadelphia, giving up three hits and two runs. Medina struck out four.

All-Stars Posted from 18/19U Rip It Showcase

September 18, 2020

Last weekend the Reading Fightin Phils hosted the Rip It Baseballtown Charities Fall Showcase. Outstanding athletes from each 18/19U team were selected. Congratulations to these All-Star players and to all the teams that participated. Garrett Camelleri (Faith Chapel Impact) Gavin Chillot (BUPA Tellip) Eli Davenport (Faith Chapel Impact) Aidan DeLucy

Catch “Frozen” on Columbus Day Weekend Thanks to Savage Auto Group

$2 outdoor movie event at FirstEnergy Stadium
September 17, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to host movie nights at the ballpark this summer! The organization will feature an outdoor theater experience with showings of blockbuster films on the massive 30’ x 60’ video board. On Sunday, October 11, the Fightin’s will feature Frozen (PG). “Frozen is the story

Moniak Joins Phils During Home Stretch

September 17, 2020

On Wednesday, September 16, Mickey Moniak received his big league call up. Recently Philadelphia has made a lot of player moves as they look towards the postseason. The team currently sits at 24-24 as the 60-game season winds down. The Phillies have turned to top prospects this summer to battle

15/16U All-Stars Selected from Impressive Weekend Showcase

September 15, 2020

The Rip It Baseballtown Charities 15/16U Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from September 11-13. Standout players were selected to the All-Showcase Team as All-Stars! Congratulations to these All-Star players and to all the teams that participated. Christopher Avram (Berks Bulls) Mathew Gonglik (Rake Reapers) Aaron Heller (Rake Reapers) Aiden

Marchan Steps Up In Wake of Realmuto Injury

September 14, 2020

If you watched the Philadelphia Phillies game last night and wondered where catcher Rafael Marchan came from - it was single-A ball. In his three years in minor league baseball, he hadn’t yet made a stop in Reading. But due to the enlarged Major League Rosters and a spew of

Phils Riding High as Season Hits Home Stretch, Top Prospects Deliver

September 9, 2020

As the 2020 season winds its way down, the Philadelphia Phillies have taken it up a notch. Winning seven of their last ten games, the team has set itself up for success with the final 21 games on the line. This summer the Phillies have introduced numerous top prospects into

Baseballtown Charities ‘Dinner Under the Stars’ Set for October 3rd

September 4, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are pleased to announce the Baseballtown Charities Dinner Under the Stars. The fifth annual event will be held on the field at FirstEnergy Stadium. Enjoy a wonderful night outdoors and support a great cause! Tickets are $100 per person with the cocktail hour beginning at 5:30

Savage Auto Group Presents 'Field of Dreams' Movie Night

$2 outdoor movie event at FirstEnergy Stadium
September 2, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to host movie nights at the ballpark this summer thanks to Savage Auto Group! The organization will feature an outdoor theater experience with showings of blockbuster films on the massive 30’ x 60’ video board. On Friday, October 2nd, the Fightin’s will feature ‘Field

T-Mobile Adds 'Shrek' to R-Phils Movie Nights

$2 outdoor movie event at FirstEnergy Stadium
August 24, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to host movie nights at the ballpark this summer! The organization will feature an outdoor theater experience with showings of blockbuster films on the massive 30’ x 60’ video board. On Thursday, September 3, the Fightin’s will feature Shrek (PG). “Once upon a time,

Fightin's Hosting ReadingFilmFEST, to Screen DUST NUGGETS

Party With A Purpose Continues at FirstEnergy Stadium
August 24, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to announce a Party with a Purpose presented by T-Mobile benefiting ReadingFilmFEST on Thursday, August 27th. This event will showcase the Made-in-Reading block of films, featuring the premiere screening of DUST NUGGETS by Sue Lange and Andrew Pochan, as well as several short films

18/19U Rip It All-Stars Announced

Weekend wraps up with great baseball
August 23, 2020

The Rip It Baseballtown Charities 18/19U Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from August 14th-16th. Standout players were selected to the All-Showcase Team as All-Stars! Nate Cox (Plowville Bears) Andrew Curran (Eagleville Phillies) Joey Current (Cocalico Eagles) Gerald Debalko (Cocalico Eagles) Austin Gromlich (Hamburg Hawks) Jamal Howard (Citius Maryland) Jared

JoJo Romero Strikes Out the Side in MLB Debut

Former R-Phil shines in the majors
August 22, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils would like to congratulate JoJo Romero on his big-league call up on Friday, August 21st. The lefty came in for the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves as struck out all three batters. Romero was a highlight in a Phillies 11-2 loss. Originally, he was promoted

R-Phils Announce Rip It Fall High School Showcase 

Muhlenberg, Twin Valley, and Wilson to Highlight
August 20, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to present their second Rip It Baseballtown Charities High School Showcase. All games will be played at the Double-A ballpark of the Philadelphia Phillies, FirstEnergy Stadium. With the success of the first showcase, the R-Phils are happy to provide an opportunity to allow more

R-Phils Offering Ballpark Grub to Go!

Classic Ballpark Hot Dogs, Fries, and Burgers To Go!
August 14, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils know you’ve been missing ballpark food, so we have the perfect solution! The R-Phils are excited to present Ballpark Grub to Go at FirstEnergy Stadium. On Friday, August 28th, we will offer our classic stadium food combo meals to go! This is the perfect chance to

Alec Bohm Doubles in Major League Call-up

R-Phil alum gets called to The Show
August 14, 2020

On Thursday August 13th, the Phillies top prospect and former R-Phil, Alec Bohm was called up to the big leagues to start the game at third base. Bohm, 24, was a first round draft pick in 2018 out of Wichita State University. He doubled in his first at-bat of the