The Fightins (55-74) offense jumped out to an early lead picking up four runs in the top half of the third inning, when they sent nine men to the plate to make it, 4-0. Reading turned in another big inning in the top of the fourth getting back-to-back home runs from Maikel Franco and Jim Murphy to grab a, 7-0 advantage.
Nate Baker (3-3) went five innings allowing 11 hits and seven earned runs, while issuing three walks and striking out five. Bobby Bramhall (1-3) spun six shutout innings and allowed just two hits to earn his first win with Reading this season.
Jarek Cunningham collected three of the Curve’s six hits on Wednesday night, including his fourth triple of the season.
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