It was Hoskins' seventh homer in his first 14 major-league games.
The former Phillie perserved a perfect game with a full-extension catch in the bottom of the eighth.
The 23-year-old righthander could be in the majors for just a day.
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Aaron Nola gave up seven runs in Game 1 against the Marlins. Nick Pivetta couldn't last two innings in Game 2.
The righthander has pitched only 72 innings this season.
Reading wins its game in 10 innings.
Gary Varsho admired his ex-Phillies teammate so much that he named his son after him.
It's not that the Phillies' problems are solved. It's just that there's reason for hope.
He played third for the IronPigs on Sunday. It was his 518th game in the minors and the first time he played a position other than shortstop.
Ty Kelly delivered the big blow as the Phillies outlasted the Giants, despite a five-run ninth inning, to snap a six-game slide.
The action came after Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez.
The crumbling young staff is evidence why they'll need some reliable innings-eaters.
The Giants jumped on Zach Eflin for three early runs, then proceeded to hand the Phillies their sixth straight loss.