Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (14-16, 49-51) host the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (15-13, 45-53) from TD Bank Ballpark in the final game of this four game weekend series. The Patriots are going for the sweep tonight as they won the first three contests by scores of 4-3, 5-1 and 3-0 respectively. Last night the Patriots swept a doubleheader. Below are the audio highlights courtesy of WCTC.
Radio calls from the 5-1 win in game one of doubleheader
Audio clip of Sanchez’s fifth home run of the season to give the Patriots a 5-1 lead.
Radio calls from the 3-0 win in game two of the doubleheader
Audio clip of Jeremy Owen’s error in center field that leads to a Patriots run making the score 2-0.
For a comprehensive look at all the statistics, trends and matchups please download tonight’s August 12th Game Notes.
Owning Crustacean Nation
The Patriots are 14-5 against Southern Maryland in 2012.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Justin Cassel toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty pitcher Nick Green is on the hill for the Blue Crabs. Both pitchers have ERAs in the top five in the Atlantic League.
Justin Cassel: 3-8, 2.97 ERA, 17 starts, 103.0 innings, 81 Ks, 28 BBs
Nick Green: 7-6, 3.21 ERA, 20 starts, 126.1 innings, 81 Ks, 32 BBs
Be sure to follow the Patriots on twitter @SOMPatriots for immediate updates. Listen the Patriots play-by-play voice Justin Antweil broadcast the game starting at 5:05pm on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.