In the top of the seventh inning first baseman Austin Gallagher ripped a RBI double and center fielder James Simmons stroked a RBI single to give Bridgeport a 2-0 advantage.
James Parr (1-0) earned the win in relief. Matt Zielinski (10-8) sustained the loss in relief. Tim Gustafson earned his sixth save of the year.
The 2014 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue tomorrow afternoon when the Patriots are home at TD Bank Ballpark for a 1:05 p.m. game against the Bridgeport Bluefish. For tickets, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.