Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots (3-0) upset the Sugar Land Skeeters (0-3) in the best of five first round Freedom Division Championship Series. The Patriots beat the Skeeters in three straight one run contests to advance to the Championship Series for the first time since 2009. The Skeeters had the best regular season of all-time in the Atlantic League’s 16 year history yet didn’t win a game when it mattered most. Somerset will battle Long Island for the 2013 trophy in a best of five set starting on Wednesday.
The following are audio highlights of Somerset’s thrilling game three victory courtesy of radio broadcaster Justin Antweil and WCTC…
Audio clip of Cory Aldridge’s two RBI double in the first inning
Audio clip of Jeff Baisley’s RBI single in the first inning
Audio clip of Eddy Martinez-Esteve’s two RBI single in the third inning
Audio clip of reliever Joe Torres stranding the tying run on second base in the top of the eighth inning
Audio clip of Jon Hunton converting his third straight save to propel the Patriots to the final round