Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (8-5) host the Bridgeport Bluefish (7-6) for the second game of a three game weekend series. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. from TD Bank Ballpark. The Patriots are 2-2 against the Bluefish this year. The game will be broadcast via SPN.TV starting at 6:55 p.m. for free via the internet. There will be fireworks after the game.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Lucas Irvine (1-1, 1.80 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Parker Frazier (2-0, 0.84 ERA) will toss for Bridgeport.
The Patriots have scored the fewest runs in the Atlantic League (36) while the Bluefish have scored the most runs in the Atlantic League (75).
Flare For The Dramatics
The Patriots have four wins in their final at bat in their first 13 games including two walk-off wins
The Somerset bullpen has been outstanding as they have logged 43.1 innings and allowed six earned runs good for a 1.25 ERA.
Setting The Tone
The Patriots are 7-1 this year when they score first
The Patriots boast the best team ERA in the Atlantic League at 1.88
They are 6-1 in games decided by two runs or less
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. eastern on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.