York, PA – The York Revolution (21-13) defeated the Somerset Patriots (21-12) 6-1 from Santander Stadium on Thursday afternoon. York won two of the three games in this midweek series.
In the bottom of the first inning York plated a pair of runs to take an early 2-0 advantage. Second baseman Eric Patterson slashed a RBI single and designated hitter Johan Limonta socked a RBI double.
York added two runs in the home half of the second inning as shortstop Ofilio Castro and Limonta each tallied RBI singles.
Left fielder Aharon Eggleston slugged a solo home run (1) to cut the deficit to 4-1 in the top of the third inning.
The Revolution scored again in the bottom of the fifth inning as left fielder Jason Repko blasted a solo home run (1) to increase York’s lead to 5-1.
Center fielder Sean Smith hammered a solo home run (3) in the bottom of the sixth to expand York’s lead to 6-1.
Beau Vaughn (2-1) earned the win in relief. Matt Zielinski (3-1) suffered the loss tossing six innings and allowing a season-high six runs on 12 hits.
The 2014 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue on the road until Monday, June 2nd when the Patriots return to TD Bank Ballpark for a 7:05 p.m. game against the York Revolution. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.