Camden, NJ – The Somerset Patriots (16-10, 63-33) completed the three game sweep of the Camden Riversharks (11-14, 34-61) by winning 9-2 Sunday afternoon from Campbell’s Field.
Right fielder Luis Montanez hammered a three run home run (12) in the top of the third inning to expand the Patriots lead to 4-0.
Second baseman Mike Albaladejo notched a RBI single in the home half of the fourth frame to make the score 4-1.
Montanez hit a RBI sacrifice fly in the top of the fifth inning as Somerset added to its lead at 5-1.
Designated hitter Daryle Ward sprayed a two RBI single in the top of the sixth inning to make the contest 7-1.
Somerset plated a pair of runs in the top of the seventh inning as second baseman Jeff Dominguez socked a two RBI single upping the lead to 9-1.
Camden scored in the bottom of the seventh inning as third baseman Bryan Pounds pounded a RBI double making the score 9-2.
Matt Maloney (7-5) earned the win tossing six innings while allowing one run. Greg Miller (0-8) sustained the loss hurling two innings while allowing one run.
The 2014 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue Tuesday, August 5th when the Patriots are home at TD Bank Ballpark for a 7:05 p.m. game against the Camden Riversharks. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.
PATRIOTS COMPLETE THREE GAME SWEEP