Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (11-15, 46-50) host the Camden Riversharks (11-14, 45-49) from TD Bank Ballpark at 7:05 p.m. in the rubber game of this three game midweek series. Camden defeated Somerset in the series opener 3-1 Tuesday night. Yesterday afternoon the Patriots erased a 3-0 deficit to score four unanswered runs and win 4-3 in dramatic fashion. Below are the highlights of yesterday’s win courtesy of WCTC.
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Corey Deserves Glory
Since he signed on Friday, infielder Corey Smith has hit safely in each of his first five games.
In the past nine home games, the Patriots have three walk-off wins.
Holden Heating Up
Center fielder Joe Holden has hit safely in 15 of his last 18 games.
Shortstop Yunesky Sanchez has tallied 10 RBI in his last 11 games.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Sean Green toes the rubber for Somerset while southpaw Keith Weiser is on the hill for the Riversharks.
Sean Green: 3-3, 4.87 ERA, 7 appearances and 6 starts, 37.0 innings, 29 Ks, 8 BBs
Keith Weiser: 5-6, 4.56 ERA, 16 starts, 77.0 innings, 43 Ks, 28 BBs
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