Camden, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (41-22, 87-46) visit the Camden Riversharks (27-36, 51-82) for the series finale featuring these Garden State foes. Camden was won 2 of the first 3 games of the set. First pitch from Campbell’s Field is scheduled for 5:35 p.m. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Somerset is 10-9 against Camden in 2013.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Graham Taylor (9-5, 3.55 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow southpaw Ryan Kulik (2-10, 5.81 ERA) will take the hill for the Sharks.
The Patriots have made the playoffs for the first time since 2010. They will play the Sugar Land Skeeters in the first round of the tournament.
The Patriots have won 37 of their last 48 games, 25 of their last 32, 22 of their last 28 games and 9 of last 13. Somerset has won eight of its last nine series.
Eye On The Prize
The Patriots trail the Skeeters by 3.5 games in the second half Freedom Division race.
History In The Making
Somerset has totaled 87 wins which is the single season record for most wins in a season by one Patriots team.
Offensive Fire Power
The Patriots have scored the most runs in the Atlantic League (716). They also have the best team batting average (.278).
The Patriots are 74-16 when they score four or more runs. The Patriots are 13-30 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 5:35 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.