York, PA – The Somerset Patriots (39-28, 89-48) defeated the York Revolution (38-29, 62-75) 4-3 Friday evening at Santander Stadium. Mickey Storey won his seventh straight start as he had a no hitter through 5.1 innings.
In the top of the second inning center fielder Jonny Tucker laced a RBI double giving Somerset a 1-0 advantage.
Somerset added three runs in the top of the sixth inning to pad its lead to 4-0. Catcher David Vidal hammered a home run (12) while second baseman Nate Spears and shortstop Robert Andino each tallied RBI singles.
The Revolution got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the sixth inning as designated hitter Eric Patterson recorded a RBI ground out making the score 4-1.
First baseman Telvin Nash clubbed a two run home run (12) to cut the deficit to 4-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Storey earned the win (12-3) tossing six innings while allowing one run on one hit. Cody Scarpetta sustained the loss (2-2) as he lasted 5.1 innings while giving up four runs. Andrew Carignan notched his 4th save.
The 2015 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue on the road until the Somerset Patriots return to TD Bank Ballpark for Game Three of the First Round Playoff Series on Friday, September 25th at 7:05 p.m. For tickets, call 908-252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.