Bridgewater, NJ – Today the Somerset Patriots (23-26) host the York Revolution (24-24) at 1:05 p.m. from TD Bank Ballpark in the final game of this four game weekend series. Happy Father’s Day to all the dads!
Thursday: York wins 1-0 on a RBI double by Ramon Castro in the sixth inning.
Friday: York wins 1-0 on a solo home run by Ramon Castro in the ninth inning.
For a comprehensive look at all the statistics, trends and matchups please download today’s June 17th Game Notes.
In the last 10 games the Patriots starting pitchers have thrown 64.1 innings and allowed just 11 earned runs. That’s good for a microscopic 1.54 ERA.
Since the calendar turned to June, the Somerset Patriots bullpen has tossed 45.2 innings and allowed just eight earned runs. Players have found their niche in the ‘pen.
Freedom Division Race
Lancaster is in 1st place by 4.5 games over York. Somerset is 6.0 games behind Lancaster.
The Patriots are 0-7 on Sundays.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Justin Cassel pitches for Somerset while lefty James Houser is on the bump for York.
2012 Season Statistics
Justin Cassel: 1-5, 3.59 ERA, 9 starts, 52.2 innings, 42 Ks, 18 BBs
James Houser: 1-0, 5.12 ERA, 20 appearances and 1 start, 19.1 innings, 18 Ks, 5 BBs