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Extended-Bill Cap Highlights Fightins Sandlot Celebration

The Reading Fightin Phils (Double-A, Eastern League) will celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Sandlot movie on July 1 with special uniforms and a replica of that goofy, extended-bill cap worn by Scotty Smalls.   Fans can stick around the ballpark after the final out for a post-game showing of the movie.

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Fightin’ Phils Open Christmas at FirstEnergy Stadium

The second annual Christmas at FirstEnergy Stadium opened Friday and runs through Dec. 23.  Organizers said they’re hoping to draw as many as 40,000 people from Berks and beyond for the event, which includes a live Nativity scene and local bands, pictures with Santa and plenty of other holiday staples.  Read more here.  Learn more details here.

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Fightin Phils Will Become ‘Reading Whoopies’ on August 7th

Reading Fightin Phills LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Reading Fightin Phils will be celebrating a traditional dessert of their region this season in their 16th Annual Morning Game on Monday, August 7th at 9:35 a.m. by wearing custom-made uniforms that resemble Whoopie Pies. Continue reading

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Fightin Phils Introduce New America’s Classic Ballpark Logo

Reading Fightin Phills LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Reading Fightin Phils are introducing a new America’s Classic Ballpark Logo for the 2017 season. The new logo focuses on paying tribute to the Fightin Phils historical stadium. The America’s Classic Ballpark logo was created by Jason Klein and Casey White of Brandiose. Continue reading

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Pignetti Promoted to Chief Director of Business Development

Reading Fightin Phills LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Reading Fightin Phils proudly announce the promotion of Anthony Pignetti to Chief Director of Business Development. The title of Chief Director expands a leadership role for Pignetti. Continue reading

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Dugout Suite Announced as Newest Improvement to Baseballtown

Reading Fightin Phills LogoPRESS RELEASE – Over the team’s 50-year history, the Reading Fightin Phils have constantly improved the 66-year old FirstEnergy Stadium with ballpark renovations and enhancements. In 2016, the red carpet will be rolled out to fans with the Savage61 Dugout Suite, the team’s newest addition to America’s Classic Ballpark. Continue reading

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‘Mega Gluttony Night’ Tonight in Reading

Reading Fightin Phills LogoPRESS RELEASE – For fans looking to get the ultimate Gluttony Night experience on Tuesday, June 9th, the Reading Fightin Phils have just launched the Mega Gluttony Deck Package for the low price of $24. Gluttony Night is presented by Yuengling Ice Cream, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Herr’s, and Pepsi. Continue reading

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