Patriots Edge Barnstormers 3-2


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Lancaster, PA – The Somerset Patriots (30-26, 77-49) defeated the Lancaster Barnstormers (32-23, 71-54) 3-2 Thursday evening from Clipper Magazine Stadium. SEPT4GRAPHIC

Somerset plated three runs in the top of the third inning to take a 3-0 advantage. Catcher Steve Sulcoski and designated hitter Ty Wright each roped RBI doubles while third baseman Corey Smith sprayed a RBI single.

Left fielder Cole Garner slugged a home run (25) to cut the deficit to 3-1 in the bottom of the fourth inning.

Center fielder Blake Gailen ripped a home run (13) to make the contest 3-2 in the bottom of the sixth inning.

Gary Moran (11-4) earned the win tossing seven innings while scattering two runs. Chris Schwinden (13-4) endured the loss hurling eight frames while surrendering three runs. Jon Hunton notched his Atlantic League leading 44th save. Audio of final out to conclude eight game road trip.

The 2014 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue tomorrow night when the Patriots are home at TD Bank Ballpark for a 7:05 p.m. game against the York Revolution. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit


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