Sugar Land, TX – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (8-5) are in the Lone Star State to battle the Sugar Land Skeeters (6-7) from Constellation Field. First pitch is scheduled for 8:05 p.m. eastern time. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. This is the fourth game of a lengthy six game series as the Patriots are in the midst of a 10 game nonstop road trip. Somerset has won two of the first three games of the lengthy set.
Audio clip of Luis Montanez’s two run homer from yesterday’s 7-1 win
Audio clip of Cory Harrilchak’s three RBI triple from yesterday’s 7-1 win
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Zach Kroenke (0-1, 6.23 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while righty hurler David Pauley (1-0, 3.37 ERA) will take the hill for the Skeeters.
Flipping The Script
After totaling just nine hits in their previous three games combined, Somerset banged out 28 hits combined the last two days in winning efforts.
Somerset and Bridgeport are tied for first place in the Liberty Division first half race.
Nate The Great
Nate Spears leads the team in BA (.333), HRs (2), RBI (10)
100 Win Plateau Nearing
Brett Jodie has 98 career wins as manager. He’s looking to become fastest skipper to 100 wins in Atlantic League history
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 8:05 p.m. on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.