READING - Matthew Cusick led off the ninth inning with a home run to give the Trenton Thunder a 5-4 win over the Reading Phillies in the Eastern League on Wednesday.
Austin Krum made a diving catch to end the game with the potential tying and winning runs on. Kevin Whelan pitched around two walks in the ninth and stuck out one to get the win.
Reading's Cody Overbeck had slugged a three-run homer in the seventh. Freddy Galvis followed with an RBI double later in the inning to tie the game at 4-4.