Bridgewater, NJ – Today the Somerset Patriots (5-3) host the York Revolution (3-6) for the final game of a three game weekend series. Somerset has won three in a row while York has lost four in a row. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. from TD Bank Ballpark. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. York leads the all-time series 80-78.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Lucas Irvine (0-1, 4.50 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Mike McClendon (0-0, 1.80 ERA) will toss for York.
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The Somerset bullpen has been outstanding as they have logged 29.0 innings and allowed three earned runs good for a 0.93 ERA. Three different reliever have at least one save (Jon Hunton, Kyler Newby, Andrew Carignan)
Through the first eight games the Patriots have three last at bat wins. They are 4-0 in games decided by two runs or less
Rare Home Series To Start
The Patriots are in the midst of playing 9 of their first 12 on the road.
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