Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (4-11, 50-35) host the York Revolution (7-9, 43-43) for the first game of a four game midweek series featuring these Freedom Division foes. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. at TD Bank Ballpark. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Somerset is just 4-6 against York in 2013.
Last night Jeff Baisley tallied three hits despite the 3-2 10 inning loss for the Patriots. Here is the audio clip of his signature Somerset moment with a RBI game tying single in the 9th against Lancaster’s All-Star closer Jason Urquidez.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Graham Taylor (6-4, 4.19 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while righty hurler Corey Thurman (4-8, 6.13 ERA) will take the hill for the Revs.
Start Me Up
The Patriots starting pitchers the last seven games: 50 innings, 31 hits, 12 earned runs (2.16 ERA). The starters have hurled seven straight quality starts.
Off The Mark
Somerset has plated just 16 runs in their last eight games combined.
Somerset has only hit four homers in their 15 second half ball games.
All-Star Eddy Martinez-Esteve leads the Atlantic League in batting average (.344).
Jake Can Rake
Jake Fox leads the Atlantic League in home runs with 21 and RBI with 66.
The Patriots are 42-12 when they score four or more runs. The Patriots are 8-23 when they score 3 or fewer runs.
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 7:05 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.