In the top of the fourth inning designated hitter Joe Mather slugged a two run home run (2) to give Bridgeport a 2-0 advantage.
Tomo Ohka (7-12) threw a complete game shutout as he scattered six hits. Roy Merritt (1-1) sustained the loss hurling 5.2 innings while giving up two runs.
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 Bridgeport Bluefish. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.