Bryce Harper and the Harrisburg Senators (61-49) fell to the Reading Phillies (57-52), 8-4 tonight. Harper went 1-for-4 with a double and two runs scored tonight.
Harrisburg lead 4-1 after the top of the sixth, but a six-run 6th inning to put the Phillies in the lead for good. The Phillies would add another run in the 8th to make it 8-4.
Harper started in Left Field and batted fifth on the night. The hit tonight raised his average to .238 while at AA Harrisburg. Newly acquired Erik Komatsu (for Jerry Hairston Jr.) went 2-for-4 in his first game for Harrisburg.