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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

16U All-Stars Selected From Rip It Showcase 

August 13, 2020

The Rip It Baseballtown Charities 16U Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from August 7-9th. Standout players were selected to the All-Showcase Team as All-Stars! Gavin Bigelow (US Elite) Bo Conrad (US Elite) Bryce Curry (US Elite) Chase Danielson (Kempton Coyotes) Trey Dianna (Berks Bulls) Ethan Hannevig (Kempton Coyotes) Brady

T-Mobile Presents Movie Nights at FirstEnergy Stadium

'A League of Their Own' & 'Frozen II' Headline
August 12, 2020

UPDATE - Frozen II & A League of Their Own Movie Nights are SOLD OUT. Additional movies for the month of September will be announced next week. The Reading Fightin Phils are proud to host movie nights at the ballpark this summer! The organization will feature an outdoor theater experience

Register for the Rip It Baseballtown Charities Fall Showcase 

13U-19U teams get opportunity to play on a professional baseball field
August 10, 2020

Rip It Baseballtown Charities is excited to announce its fall showcases for 13U, 14U, 15/16U, and 18/19U. All games are played at America’s Classic Ballpark, FirstEnergy Stadium, the home of the Reading Fightin Phils! With the uncertainty of fall sports, the Rip It Baseballtown Charities Showcase will provide athletes with

Spencer Howard Debuts at Citizens Bank Park

Former R-Phil makes big league start
August 10, 2020

On Sunday August 9th, Phillies top pitching prospect Spencer Howard was called up to the major leagues to start game two of a doubleheader. Howard, a 24 year-old right hander, was drafted in the second round in 2017. Philadelphia fell to the Atlanta Braves 8-0 and Howard took the loss.

All-Stars Announced for 14U Rip It Showcase

August 5, 2020

The Rip It Baseballtown Charities 14U Showcase was played at FirstEnergy Stadium from July 31-August 2. Standout players were selected to the All-Showcase Team as All-Stars. Beck Babb (Boyertown BearPaws) Michael Bradley (Wilson Bulldogs) Austin Brubaker (Warwick Warriors) Jaiden Fahr (Warwick Warriors) Nate Fullmer (Eagleville Phillies) Lance Gundlach (Eagleville Phillies)

Harley Night is Back For R-Phils Party With A Purpose

July 31, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils and Classic Harley-Davidson are bringing back Harley Night on Thursday, August 6th during their Party With A Purpose event. The night will begin with the annual ride from Classic Harley and the fun will continue at the ballpark. Enjoy live music, your favorite ballpark food &

Baseballtown Charities Night Golf Set for September 12

July 31, 2020

The Reading Fightin Phils and Baseballtown Charities prepare to host their annual night golf event presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka. The golf classic will be nine holes played at Manor Golf Club and the event will benefit a great cause in Baseballtown Charities. Night Golf will be held on September

Baseballtown Charities Showcase Schedule Set For FirstEnergy Stadium

Schedule Announced for Showcase
July 3, 2020

(READING, PA) – The Reading Fightin Phils will host the Baseballtown Charities Showcase featuring 12 teams of high school aged baseball players to give them a little part of the season they lost to COVID-19. It is set to kick off at the Double-A ballpark of the Philadelphia Phillies, FirstEnergy