Waldorf, MD – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (25-26) face the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (25-26) at Regency Furniture Stadium at 7:05 p.m. in the second game of this three game midweek series. The Patriots are playing a great brand of baseball now as they have won nine of their last 12 games. The Patriots won last night 7-1 as Paul Phillips picked up his Atlantic League leading seventh win of the 2012 campaign.
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In the last 12 games the Patriots starting pitchers have thrown 76.1 innings and allowed just 12 earned runs. That’s good for a microscopic 1.42 ERA.
Since the calendar turned to June, the Somerset Patriots bullpen has tossed 51.2 innings and allowed just eight earned runs. Players have found their niche in the ‘pen.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Southpaw Doug Arguello toes the rubber for the Patriots while righty Deinys Suarez is on the mound for the Blue Crabs. Arguello has flawless in his last four starts totaling 29 innings allowing just two runs.
2012 Season Statistics
Doug Arguello: 3-2, 3.81 ERA, 10 appearances and 9 starts, 51.1 innings, 34 Ks, 24 BBs
Deinys Suarez: 3-2, 2.57 ERA, 9 appearances and 6 starts, 42.0 innings, 30 Ks, 18 BBs