July 3rd Game Notes; Patriots @ Revolution


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York, PA – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (31-33) visit the York Revolution (33-31) at 6:30 p.m. from Sovereign Bank Stadium in the second game of this three game series. The Patriots led start to finish last night as they tripled up the Revolution with a 6-2 victory.

Audio clip of Dan DeGeorge’s run as he scored on a throwing error to make the score 1-0 last night.

Audio clip of Joe Holden’s RBI single from last night to make the score 2-0.

Audio clip of Freddie Bynum’s RBI single from last night to make the score 4-1.

Audio clip of Yunesky Sanchez’s RBI triple from last night to make the score 5-1.

For a comprehensive look at all the statistics, trends and matchups please download tonight’s July 3rd Game Notes.

Starter Roy Merritt has three consecutive quality starts. He'll look to make it four in a row tonight.

Hitting Streak

Patriots’ third baseman Jeff Nettles is red hot. He is currently in the midst of a 10 game hitting streak which ties his season high.

We Have Our Winners

There will be no last minute drama in the Atlantic League as both the Long Island Ducks and Lancaster Barnstormers clinched the Liberty and Freedom Division first half titles respectively.

1,000 Watch

Patriots’ manager Sparky Lyle is 9 wins away from 1,000 managerial wins in his 15 year Atlantic League career. Nettles is 14 hits away from 1,000 hits in his nine year Atlantic League career.

Stellar Defense

The Patriots have committed the fewest errors as a team in the Atlantic League with only 43.

Starting Pitching Matchup

Lefty Roy Merritt toes the rubber for the Patriots while fellow lefty Matt Chico is on the mound for the Revolution.

2012 Season Statistics

Roy Merritt: 0-1, 6.40 ERA, 3 starts, 12.2 innings, 5 Ks, 8 BBs

Matt Chico: 4-7, 4.26 ERA, 12 starts, 67.2 innings, 51 Ks, 16 BBs

Be sure to follow the Patriots on twitter @SOMPatriots for immediate updates. Listen to play-by-play voice Justin Antweil broadcast the game starting at 6:30pm on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.


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