The Phillies' triple-A affiliate got back to within a run in the bottom of the eighth when Gary Burnham scored from third on a groundout.
Somerset 9, Camden 6
Todd Leathers' sixth homer of the season helped the Patriots beat the Riversharks in an Atlantic League contest shortened to five innings at Campbell's Field because of rain.
LAKEWOOD, N.J. - The South Atlantic League game between the BlueClaws and Hickory Crawdads was postponed because of rain. A site and makeup date was not immediately announced.
WILMINGTON - Rain caused the Blue Rocks game against the Lynchburg Hillcats in the Carolina League to be suspended in the third inning. The action will resume on Friday as part of a doubleheader in Lynchburg, Va.
AKRON, Ohio - Rain caused the Phillies' visit to the Akron Aeros to be postponed in the Eastern League until later this week when the teams return to Reading.
A date and times for the doubleheader were not immediately announced.
Atlantic City canceled
ATLANTIC CITY - The Can-Am League game between the Surf and the New Haven County Cutters was canceled because of rain.
WP: Tyler Clippard (1-0). LP: Garrett Broshuis (2-16). Save: Justin Pope (5). HR: T–Noah Hall (7). C–Randy Ruiz (15). A: 3,567.
WP: Aaron Laffey (9-3). LP: Landon Jacobsen (2-7). Save: Mike Koplove (12). A: 3,365.
WP:Sam Marsonek (6-8). LP: Tim Cain (4-3). Save: Casey Cahill (1). HR: S–Todd Leathers (6). A: 3.129.