Bridgewater, NJ – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (27-17) host the Lancaster Barnstormers (28-18) for the second game of a three game series. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. from TD Bank Ballpark. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Lancaster is 4-1 against the Patriots in 2014.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Gary Moran (2-3, 4.27 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while southpaw Dan Osterbrock (2-2, 6.60 ERA) takes the hill for the Stormers.
Ty Wright is in the midst of a nine game hitting streak
Battle Of The Best
This series features the two teams in first place of their respective divisions.
The Patriots are 22-3 when they score four runs or more but only 5-14 when they score three runs or fewer.
Patience Is A Virtue
The Patriots have drawn the most walks as an offense (157)
Somerset’s pitching staff owns the best ERA in the Atlantic League at 3.16.
Somerset leads Long Island by 3.0 games in the first half Liberty Division race
Lucky Number Seven
The Patriots are 18-1 when they lead after seven innings
The second episode of Kids Corner is new to SPN.TV this week. The next live stream game is Friday, June 13th when Somerset host Long Island from TD Bank Ballpark.
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.