York, PA – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (38-22) visit the York Revolution (33-28) for the final game of a three game weekend series featuring these Freedom Division foes. First pitch is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. at Sovereign Bank Stadium. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. The Revolution are going for the sweep after beating Somerset Friday and Saturday nights. York is 6-3 against Somerset in 2013.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty David Harden (7-2, 3.71 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Nick Green (3-0, 3.64 ERA) will take the hill for the Revolution.
Freedom Division Update
The Sugar Land Skeeters (41-20) currently lead the Somerset Patriots (38-22) by 2.5 games in the first half Freedom Division race. Somerset has played one fewer game than Sugar Land. The Skeeters are in Long Island this afternoon.
The Patriots in April/May were 27-11 but in the month of June they are just 11-11.
Brooms In Closet
Somerset has never been swept by an opponent this season.
Jake Can Rake
Jake Fox leads the Atlantic League in home runs with 19 and RBI with 56. He’s in the midst of a 10 game hitting streak which ties a personal season-high.
Chicks Dig The Long Ball
The Patriots lead the Atlantic League with 67 home runs hit as a squad.
Eddy Martinez-Esteve leads the Atlantic League in batting average hitting at a tremendous .352 clip. He is hitting .500 (10-for-20) with RISP and two outs.
The Patriots are 32-8 when they score four or more runs. The Patriots are 6-14 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 5:00 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.