April 24th Game Notes; Ducks @ Patriots


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Bridgewater, NJ – Today the Somerset Patriots (3-0) host the Long Island Ducks (0-3) for the series finale of the four game weekend series featuring these Liberty Division foes. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. from TD Bank Ballpark. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. The next time these two squads will meet will be next month at Bethpage Ballpark.gameday1

Starting Pitching Matchup

Righty Scott McGregor (0-0, 0.00 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while southpaw Jack Snodgrass (0-0, 0.00 ERA) will toss for Long Island. Each starter will be making their Atlantic League debut.

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Comeback Kids

Each of Somerset’s three wins have been in come from behind fashion

Gold Gloves

Zero errors have been committed by the Patriots through three games

Bullpen Mafia

Patriots bullpen this year: 14.1 innings, 9 hits, 3 BBs, 3 runs which is good for a 1.91 ERA

Walk This Way

Ducks pitchers have walked 15 Patriots hitters. Patriots pitchers have walked 7 Ducks hitters.

Consistently Consistent

Eric Farris, Carlos Guzman and David Vidal have hit safely in every game this season

Returning Players

This year’s roster features nine returning players from last year’s title winning squad (Matt Fields, Kyler Newby, Gus Schlosser, Jon Hunton, Aharon Eggleston, Connor Little, David Vidal, Scott Kelly, Mickey Storey)

MLB Experience

This year’s roster features eight players who have suited up in the big leagues at one point in their careers (Jeremy Horst, Mickey Storey, Kyler Newby, Gus Schlosser, Bryan LaHair, Eric Farris, Trayvon Robinson, Brad Snyder)

Closing Time

Jon Hunton, entering his 5th year with the Patriots, is seven saves away from becoming the all-time saves leader in Atlantic League history. He currently has 129. Jim Ed Warden, formerly of Southern Maryland, holds the mark with 134.

Follow Us

Be sure to follow the Patriots on twitter @SOMPatriots for immediate updates. Listen the Patriots play-by-play voice Justin Antweil broadcast the game starting at 1:05 p.m. eastern on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com. Download the free new Patriots App by searching Somerset Patirots in the App Store on your phone or tablet.


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