York, PA – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (38-20) visit the York Revolution (31-28) for the first game of a three game weekend series featuring these Freedom Division foes. First pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Sovereign Bank Stadium. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. York is 4-3 against Somerset in 2013.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Josh Lowey (6-3, 4.01 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Brett Tomko (2-5, 5.34 ERA) will take the hill for the Revolution.
Freedom Division Update
The Sugar Land Skeeters (41-18) currently lead the Somerset Patriots (38-20) by 2.5 games in the first half Freedom Division race. Somerset has played one fewer game than Sugar Land. The Skeeters begin a series in Long Island tonight.
The Patriots in April/May were 27-11 but in the month of June they are just 11-9.
Jake Can Rake
Jake Fox leads the Atlantic League in home runs with 19 and RBI with 54.
Chicks Dig The Long Ball
The Patriots lead the Atlantic League with 64 home runs hit as a squad.
Eddy Martinez-Esteve leads the Atlantic League in batting average hitting at a tremendous .351
The Patriots are 32-8 when they score four or more runs. The Patriots are 6-12 when they score 3 or fewer runs.
Be sure to follow the Patriots on twitter @SOMPatriots for immediate updates. Listen the Patriots play-by-play voice Justin Antweil broadcast the game starting at 6:30 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.