Bridgeport, CT – The Bridgeport Bluefish (18-16, 49-55) shutout the Somerset Patriots (18-19, 53-54) 4-0 Sunday afternoon from Harbor Yard in game one of the doubleheader.
The Bluefish added another run in the home half of the third inning as third baseman Luis Lopez slapped a RBI single to make the score 2-0.
Bridgeport tacked on two more runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to lead 4-0 which would be the final. A run scored on a fielding error by pitcher Sean Green while another run came across on a RBI double by left fielder Kennard Jones.
Paul Oseguera was sharp as he notched his ninth win of the year. He tossed seven innings while striking out nine batters. Green suffered his sixth loss of the season as he hurled six innings and allowed just one earned run.
The 2012 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue on the road until Friday, August 24th when they return home to take on the York Revolution. The game includes 15th Anniversary Back To School Folders (1st 1,500 Kids) courtesy of Somerset County Education Association and entertainment from the ZOOperstars. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.