Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (8-8, 43-43) host the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (8-6, 38-46) from TD Bank Ballpark at 5:05 p.m. Last night’s game between these two squads was postponed due to rain. The Patriots had a 5-4 lead in the fourth inning but the game was canceled due to severe thunderstorms in the Central New Jersey area. The statistics will not count and there will be a doubleheader on Saturday, August 11th.
For a comprehensive look at all the statistics, trends and matchups please download tonight’s July 29th Game Notes.
Bottom of Order Sizzling
Jake Can Rake
Since Jake Fox signed with the Patriots on July 13th he has hit safely in 14 of his 16 games. He’s slugged five home runs and driven in 16 runs while hitting a scorching hot .383.
Owning Crustacean Nation
The Patriots are 11-4 against the Blue Crabs in 2012.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Sean Green toes the rubber for Somerset while Blue Crabs skipper Patrick Osborn has yet to decide on a starter.
Sean Green: 3-1, 1.80 ERA, 5 appearances and 4 starts, 30.0 innings, 25 Ks, 4 BBs
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