Bridgewater, NJ – Today the Somerset Patriots (13-12) host the visiting Camden Riversharks (11-14) at 11:05am from TD Bank Ballpark. The Patriots and Riversharks will meet six consecutive times this week. The two squads split a mini two game series in Camden the past two days as the Patriots won Tuesday 8-0 while the Riversharks bested the Patriots 5-4 yesterday. This is the first of a four game Memorial Day Weekend series.
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The Patriots have won seven straight games at TD Bank Ballpark and nine of their last 10 overall in Somerset County.
Patriots second baseman Freddie Bynum is currently on an 13 game hitting streak in which he has eight multi-hit games over that span.
Today’s starting pitching matchup features righty Mike MacDonald for the Patriots against fellow righty Sean Jarrett for the Riversharks.
2012 Season Statistics…
Mike MacDonald: 1-0, 4.15 ERA, 5 starts, 21.2 innings, 10 Ks, 9 BBs
Sean Jarrett: 2-3, 10.18 ERA, 5 starts, 20.1 innings, 11 Ks, 8 BBs