MOOSIC, Pa. - The Lehigh Valley IronPigs' Erik Kratz drilled a two-run home run in the top of the ninth to lead his team past the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, 6-5, in an International League game Friday at PNC Park.

Kratz's blast scored Cory Sullivan, who pinch-ran after Tagg Bozied led off the inning with a double, his second hit of the game.

Richmond 4, Reading 3

READING - The Flying Squirrels broke a 1-1 tie with a three-run sixth inning and held on to defeat the Phillies, 4-3, in an Eastern League contest at FirstEnergy Stadium.

The big blow came off the bat of Roger Kieschnick. He delivered a two-run, two-out triple to right to give Richmond a three-run lead.

 Trenton 3, Portland 1

TRENTON - The Thunder took advantage of two Sea Dog errors and a wild pitch to win at Waterfront Park in an Eastern League game.

Lakewood 3, West Virginia 2

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The BlueClaws got back-to-back homers by Zach Collier and Geancarlo Mendez that broke a 1-1 tie in the sixth in a South Atlantic League game.

Lehigh Valley 002 110 002 – 6 8 2

Scranton/W.B. 000 000 500 – 5 8 0

WP: Schwimer (2-0). LP: Whelan (0-1). HR: LV–Bocock (1), Kratz (7). A: 9,622.

Richmond 010 003 000 – 4 6 2

Reading 100 000 110 – 3 8 0

WP: Fitzgerald (3-3). LP: Brummett (2-2). SV: Stoffel (6). HR: R–Kieschnick (1). A: 7,910.

Portland 001 000 000 – 1 4 2

Trenton 210 000 00x – 3 4 1

WP: Betances (3-1). LP: Wilson (4-3). SV: Schmidt (2). A: 5,863.

Charlotte 000 100 000 – 1 4 0

Clearwater 000 100 001 – 2 3 1

WP: Pettis (1-0). LP: Shurman (0-2). HR: C–James (2). A: 2,529.

Lakewood 001 002 000 – 3 4 1

West Virginia 100 000 001 – 2 5 2

WP: Manzillo (2-2). LP: Cain (2-4). SV: Sosa (4). HR: L–Collier (1), Mendez (2). A: 3,961.

Road Warriors 100 000 000 – 1 5 0

Camden 001 001 01x – 3 8 2

WP: Baez (1-0). LP: Kelly (0-1). SV: Stokes (0-2). A: 4,786.

Myrtle Beach 020 000 002 – 4 5 3

Wilmington 100 010 04x – 6 12 0

WP: Sample (2-3). LP: Kelly (2-2). SV: Dennick (2). HR: MB–Olt (7).. A: 6,313.