Camden, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (12-11) visit the Camden Riversharks (10-13) at 7:05pm from Campbell’s Field. The Patriots and Riversharks will meet six consecutive times this week. There will be a mini two game midweek series in Camden then a four game weekend series in Bridgewater.
The Patriots have been surging at home as they are winners of their last seven and nine of their last ten over all at TD Bank Ballpark. But the Patriots have struggled mightily on the road compiling a 2-7 overall record and losing six straight on the road.
For a comprehensive look at the statistics, matchups and trends, please download tonight’s May 22nd Game Notes.
Patriots team batting average at home: .275
Patriots team batting average on road: .241
Patriots team ERA at home: 2.91
Patriots team ERA on road: 7.41
Patriots second baseman Freddie Bynum is currently on an 11 game hitting streak in which he is batting .419 during that stretch with seven multi-hit games in his last 10 contests. He had a clutch two out, two RBI single to tie the game in the ninth on Sunday. Bynum has also been playing a smooth second base.
Tough Stretch Begins…
Today the Patriots begin a two week stretch where they play 14 games in 13 days. This is going to test the team’s endurance and pitching depth.