Bridgewater, NJ – Today the Somerset Patriots (5-0) host the York Revolution (3-2) for a split admission day-night doubleheader at TD Bank Ballpark. First pitch for game one is scheduled for 11:05 a.m. and will be seven innings. First pitch for game two is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. and will be nine innings. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Somerset topped York last night 2-1. Patriots lead all-time series with Revolution 90-87.
Starting Pitching Matchup Game One
Lefty Efrain Nieves (1-0, 0.00 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while righty hurler Mike McClendon (0-0, 2.25 ERA) will toss for York.
Starting Pitching Matchup Game Two
Righty Mickey Storey (0-0, 6.75 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler Mariel Checo (0-0, 0.00 ERA) will toss for York.
Survival of Fittest
Somerset is the lone unbeaten team in the Atlantic League
Somerset has three come from behind wins this season
Somerset has only committed one error through five games
Patriots bullpen this year: 23.1 innings, 14 hits, 6 BBs, 4 runs which is good for a 1.56 ERA
The Patriots lead the league in homers with six. They’ve been hit by five different players.
The Patriots are 8-for-8 in stolen bases this year
Hello Mr. Robinson
Trayvon Robinson has seven hits in his last 14 at bats
Jon Hunton, entering his 5th year with the Patriots, is five saves away from becoming the all-time saves leader in Atlantic League history. He currently has 130. Jim Ed Warden, formerly of Southern Maryland, holds the mark with 134.
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