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R-Phils Publish 2021 Schedule!

Baseball returns to FirstEnergy Stadium on May 4th
February 18, 2021

This summer professional baseball returns to Reading! MLB has presented the Double-A Reading Fightin Phils with a schedule for the 2021 season. Fans will be welcomed back into America’s Classic Ballpark! CLICK HERE FOR THE 2021 SCHEDULE! The R-Phils will open up the season at home on May 4th against

R-Phils Open Internship Program for 2021

Seek Enthusiastic and Hard-Working Interns
February 10, 2021

The Reading Fightin Phils, Class AA affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, are seeking hard working, goal-oriented and attention to detail individuals for the 2021 internship program. The internship requires a great amount of dedication throughout the baseball season. The Reading Fightin Phils Internship program will provide a great opportunity for

Gift an R-Phils Valentine's Day Package from Screwball!

Send a unique Fightins gift to a loved one
January 27, 2021

(READING) - This year the Reading Fightin Phils are delivering Valentine’s Day gifts for our fans! Screwball will deliver roses or jerseys to your special loved one just in time for Valentine's Day! Whether it is for a sweetheart or for your child, each package will serve as a great

Phils Land Two on Top 100 Prospects List 

January 29, 2021

Before each season MLB Pipeline ranks all prospects who are coming up through their respective farm systems. The Philadelphia Phillies have two notable players who landed in the top 100 of all up-and-comers. Spencer Howard ranked number 42 and Mick Abel was placed at 76. A second round pick in

Baseballtown Charities Phillies Winter Tour Series

Event with Phillies Players and Coaches will begin on Feb. 4
January 21, 2021

The Reading Fightin Phils are pleased to announce the 2021 Phillies Winter Tour presented by Leibensperger Homes, Inc. The tour is six nights long and showcases never before seen interviews with players and coaches. It also includes a unique online auction with novelty R-Phils and Phillies items. All proceeds benefit

Keeping Up With the Prospects: Winter Leagues

Philadelphia hopefuls head abroad
December 17, 2020

Last Updated: February 9, 2021 The Philadelphia Phillies have sent numerous top prospects to different leagues in Australia, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Venezuela, and the Dominican These players have the opportunity to practice and compete during the winter time in a safe and talented environment. Some you might have seen at

Sweet Street Free Dessert Event At America's Classic Ballpark

Share Sweetness dessert giveaway set for Saturday, December 19th
December 15, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are excited to partner with Sweet Street for their Share Sweetness event! This Saturday, December 19th, the Reading, PA based bakery will be doing a dessert giveaway event that will run as a drive thru event. From 12-4pm members of the community can come to FirstEnergy

FirstEnergy Stadium To Host Humane Pennsylvania

Paws & Claus event set for Saturday, December 12th
December 9, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are excited to team up with Humane Pennsylvania for their exciting Paws & Claus event this Saturday, December 12th from 12-3pm. Spike’s Pet Pantry is seeking donations to help keep their shelves well-stocked for our four-legged friends in need. Additionally, the Fightins Team Store will be

R-Phils Announce Black Friday Weekend Deals

Bargains, Holiday Bundles, & Ticket Packages
November 25, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils are getting in the holiday spirit over at First Energy Stadium! In both the ticket office and the team store, sales will be running throughout the weekend. Celebrate Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday with us. Visit rphils.com/shop to capitalize on all these amazing

Reading Baseball to Hall of Fame Candidacy

Numerous players you might have seen in Baseballtown
November 16, 2020

The National Baseball Hall of Fame celebrates the highest achievement for those within the sport. Each year members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America have the opportunity to vote on and elect new and current candidates into the HOF. This year there are 11 newly eligible players along with

Bohm Finishes Top 3 in Rookie of the Year Race

Newcomer was a highlight in 2020 season
November 9, 2020

Alec Bohm, a first-year starter in the Phillies lineup, was a finalist for the National League Rookie of the Year award. Bohm, who played in Double-A Reading last season, truly excelled in The Show this summer. Bohm went up against Brewers reliever Devin Williams and Padres infielder Jake Cronenworth. Dodgers

Two Former Fightins Secure Gold Gloves

Hernández and Crawford shine on the field
November 4, 2020

Last night, César Hernández and J.P. Crawford were awarded the top defensive award for their respective positions. Both athletes played for the Reading Fightin Phils at the start of their careers and received the call up to the Philadelphia Phillies before moving to other organizations. Hernández, of the Cleveland Indians,

Nola, Bohm Among Phillies Up For 2020 All-MLB Team - Vote Now!

Four Phillies Flourish in Shortened Season
October 30, 2020

Major League Baseball has announced the candidates for the 2020 All-MLB Team voted for equally by fans and a panel of experts. The Philadelphia Phillies have four nominees: Alec Bohm (3rd base), Bryce Harper (Outfield), Aaron Nola (Starting Pitcher), and J.T. Realmuto (Catcher). This is only the second season MLB

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