Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (3-1) host the Camden Riversharks (0-5) at 7:05 p.m. from TD Bank Ballpark. This is the second game of a three game midweek series featuring these Liberty Division foes. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. This is a Garden State showdown. Somerset is in first place in the Liberty while Camden is the only Atlantic League team that’s yet to win a game.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Matt Langwell (0-0, 0.00 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Aaron Tullo (0-0, 22.50 ERA) will take the hill for the Sharks. Langwell will be making his Atlantic League debut while Tullo looks to bounce back from a rough opening outing.
Nate The Great
Nate Spears is 7-for-15 to start the year and has hit safely in all four games thus far.
Somerset has only smacked one home run in its first four games.
Somerset’s bullpen has started the season by tossing 17.1 frames and only allowed two earned runs.
Bobby Stevens and Jorge Cortes were part of the 2013 Patriots and are now part of the 2014 Sharks squad. Last year Stevens played in 109 games, smacked 7 HRs, drove in 36 runs and hit .254. Last year Cortes played in 51 games, smacked 4 HRs, drove in 25 runs and hit .283.
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