Camden, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (8-11, 54-35) visit the Camden Riversharks (7-13, 31-59) for the first game of a four game weekend series featuring these Garden State foes. First pitch is scheduled at 7:05 p.m. from Campbell’s Field. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Somerset is 8-5 against Camden thus far on the year.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Brad Thompson (5-5, 3.98 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Joey Williamson (1-1, 1.80 ERA) will take the hill for the Sharks.
Somerset has won four games in a row
Start Me Up
The Patriots starting pitchers the last 11 games: 74.1 innings, 56 hits, 22 earned runs (2.67 ERA). The starters have hurled nine quality starts in that span.
Leadoff hitter Jonny Tucker has four consecutive multi-hit ball games.
All-Star Eddy Martinez-Esteve leads the Atlantic League in batting average (.344).
Jake Can Rake
Jake Fox leads the Atlantic League in RBI with 71 and is second in home runs with 21.
The Patriots are 46-12 when they score four or more runs. The Patriots are 8-23 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 7:05 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.