Riversharks Edge Patriots 2-1


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7-713loweyBridgewater, NJ- The Camden Riversharks defeated the Somerset Patriots 2-1 at TD Bank Ballpark on Sunday evening.


Somerset jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first after a bases loaded walk forced home Jonny Tucker.


Camden tied the game in the top of the third on an RBI base hit by Wilson Valdez to make the score 1-1.


The Riversharks scored to take the lead in the top of the sixth after a bases loaded walk allowed a run to score for the 2-1 advantage.


Camden reliever Jon Velasquez (2-1) got the win after tossing two scoreless innings.  Patriots starter Josh Lowey (7-4) suffered the loss, surrendering two runs in 5.2 innings pitched.  Adrian Martin came on to pitch the ninth to pick up his 12th save of the season.


The 2013 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue on the road until Thursday, July 18th when they return home to take on the Lancaster Barnstormers at 7:05 pm.  The game features Jewish Heritage Night presented by the Jewish National Fund.  For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.



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