York, PA – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (28-32, 63-67) visit the York Revolution (35-25, 71-59) in the first game of this make or break four game weekend series featuring these Freedom Division foes at Sovereign Bank Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Somerset is just 6-10 vs. the two time reigning Atlantic League champs in 2012.
For a comprehensive look at all the statistics, trends and matchups please download tonight’s September 14th Game Notes.
Wild Card Hunt
The Patriots are currently 8.0 games behind the Revolution in the Wild Card standings. 6 of the Patriots final 10 games are at home which does bode well for Somerset. Meanwhile 6 of the 10 final games for the Revolution are on the road.
The Patriots have 26 come from behind wins, 14 wins in their final at bat and 7 walk-off this season.
The Patriots have hit the fewest home runs in the Atlantic League (87) while the Revolution have smacked the second most in the league (144).
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Doug Arguello toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow southpaw Chris Cody is on the hill for the Revs.
Doug Arguello: 6-7, 4.09 ERA, 22 appearances and 20 starts, 116.2 innings, 87 Ks, 56 BBs
Chris Cody: 10-13, 4.30 ERA, 26 starts, 152.2 innings, 101 Ks, 27 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 6:30pm on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.