Lancaster, PA – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (6-1) travel to the Keystone State to battle the Lancaster Barnstormers (4-3) from Clipper Magazine Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. This is the second game of a four game wrap around weekend series. Last night the Patriots won a wild affair as the 8-6 11 inning victory featured five different lead changes and three ties.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Zach Kroenke (0-1, 5.40 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow southpaw Clayton Tanner (0-0, 5.78 ERA) will take the hill for the Stormers.
100 Win Plateau Nearing
Brett Jodie has 96 career wins as manager. He’s looking to become fastest skipper to 100 wins in Atlantic League history
We’re Number One
The Patriots have the best ERA in the Atlantic League and the best record in the Atlantic League
Four of Somerset’s six victories have been in come from behind fashion
Today infielder Nate Spears celebrates his 29th Birthday
James Skelton played with Somerset last year and tonight he faces his former team. With the Patriots Skelton played in 83 games, hit .268, smacked 4 HRs and drove in 28 RBI.
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 7:00 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.