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  • Media may enter the ballpark no earlier than three hours prior to first pitch. Media with season credentials may enter at the front gate and those with single-game credentials must first pick up their credential at the ticket office in the front of the stadium. If you have a special request, please reach out to Jake Starr.
  • The pressbox closes 60 minutes following the final out of the game. Media must leave the ballpark at this time.


  • The number of media allowed in the press box is limited. This space is open on a first come first served basis. Overflow media may sit in the auxiliary press box if it is not being occupied.
  • Photographers/Media Members are not permitted to enter the playing field or clubhouse.


  • Season credentials will be issued to outlets who cover the R-Phils on a consistent bases for legitimate news organizations. To apply for a season credential, please email Jake Starr prior to the beginning of the season.
  • To apply for a single-game credential, email Jake Starr at [email protected] no less than 48 hours prior to the game you plan to cover. There will be no exceptions or walk ups allowed.
  • The R-Phils media relations staff will approve credentials based on compliance with Minor League Baseball’s guidelines. Those who apply for credentials, must work for a legitimate news organization.


  • All interviews must be coordinated with Jake Starr. To coordinate an interview, please email no less than 24 hours before to schedule an interview.
  • In-person interviews will be conducted at an agreed upon time at FirstEnergy Stadium. There will be no off-site interviews.
  • To schedule an interview via phone, please reach out to Jake Starr to schedule.
  • The Manager will be available following the game for covering media. If you would like to speak to a player postgame, please let a member of the media relations staff know by the seventh inning of the game you are covering.


  • Media are permitted to bring their own food to the ballpark or eat at the R-Phils team feed. The press box will serve hot dogs and sodas throughout the game.


  • The pressbox will provide updated rosters, lineup sheets and box scores. Daily game notes will be emailed and can be accessed online at Also available online is the 2023 Media Guide, History Book, daily game notes and more.
  • If a member of the media wishes to have a printed copy of game notes or stat packs, please let a member of the media relations staff know.


  • Please reach out to a member of the media relations department with any questions regarding protocols.

Jake Starr, PR/Media Relations Manager, [email protected]

Media Guide
Club Info

Welcome to Reading Fightin Phils Pressbox! This link is the hub for all documents for the season to provide easy access to current information.

History Book