Jorge Alfaro's miscues hurt Reading in postseason opener
Two wild pitches and a Jorge Alfaro throwing error doomed Reading in Game 1 of the Eastern League playoffs.
>>> Ricardo Pinto, who pitched in the Futures Game earlier this summer, will start Game 2 on Thursday. He's had an up-and-down season with a 4.10 ERA and 8.7 hits allowed per nine innings. Trenton will throw Will Carter, a 23-year-old righthander with a 4.40 ERA in eight starts.