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Six-Run 8th Inning Puts Patriots Over the Top

June 27, 2017

BBRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots (40-24) defeated the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (36-27) 10-6 at TD Bank Ballpark yesterday evening.

Trailing 6-4 in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Patriots rallied for a six-run inning. Alfredo Rodriguez got the scoring started with an RBI double and scored on an error that tied up the game. Kyle Roller then gave Somerset the lead with ...

Power Ball: Marrero Hits 2 HRs; Entire Patriots Lineup Gets a Hit

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots (39-24) defeated the New Britain Bees (25-38) 12-3 at TD Bank Ballpark on yesterday afternoon.

Every Patriot in the starting lineup had at least one hit in the game.

The Patriots powered their way in front in the bottom of the second inning on a two-run home run by Kyle Roller (5) and a solo shot by Christian Marrero, his first as a Patriot.

Bortnick Grand Slam Leads Patriots Offensive Barrage

BRIDGEWATER, NJ-   The Somerset Patriots (38-24) defeated the New Britain Bees (25-37) 12-3 at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday evening.

A seven-run fifth inning put the Patriots in front for good after trailing 3-1 to enter the inning. Olmo Rosario’s RBI groundout got the scoring started and an RBI base hit by Greg Golson tied up the game at 3-3. Mark Minicozzi gave ...

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign Left-Handed Pitcher Efrain Nieves

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced the re-signing of left-handed pitcher Efrain Nieves.

Nieves returns for his second season with the Somerset Patriots and his second in the Atlantic League. Last season, Nieves appeared in nine games for the team, including six starts, going 3-0 on the mound with a 3.09 ERA and 30 strikeouts over 35 innings of work.

Originally ...

NY Mets Turn to Patriots for Pitching Help: Atkins Heads to AAA Las Vegas

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots sold the contract of right-handed pitcher Mitch Atkins to the New York Mets. He will report to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Atkins was 4-3 with a 4.06 ERA and 59 strikeouts over 62 innings pitched in 11 games started for Somerset this season.

He was in his second season with the Somerset Patriots and in the Atlantic League. The righty began the 2013 ...

Yankees Announcer Adds Familiar Voice to All-Star Game

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - New York Yankees broadcasting legend John Sterling will be the "Honorary Voice" of the 2017 Atlantic League All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 12 at TD Bank Ballpark.

“I’m excited to be part of this extraordinary event,” Sterling said. “I’ve been a long-time fan of the Somerset Patriots and an even bigger fan of the Kalafer family. Steve, ...

Kubiak Dazzles As Somerset Earns Series Split With Long Island

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - The Somerset Patriots (37-23) earned a split of their four-game series against the Long Island Ducks (30-30) last night with a 9-2 victory at Bethpage Ballpark.

Somerset got the scoring started in the top of the second when Tyler Bortnick was hit by a pitch with the bases-loaded. The lead increased to 2-0 in the third on a two-out RBI double from Kyle Roller to deep ...

Late Inning Rally Lifts Long Island Past Somerset

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. - A two-run rally in the bottom of the eighth inning led the Long Island Ducks (30-29) to a 4-2 victory over the Somerset Patriots (36-23) at Bethpage Ballpark last night.

The game remained scoreless until the bottom of the sixth inning when Marc Krauss’ two-run home run to right-center field gave Long Island the first lead of the ballgame.

Somerset evened the ...

Patriots and Ducks Split Doubleheader

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - The Somerset Patriots (36-22) split yesterday’s single-admission doubleheader with the Long Island Ducks (29-29) at Bethpage Ballpark. The Ducks took game one 8-4, while Somerset salvaged the split with an 8-2 decision in game two.

Somerset opened the scoring in the top of the first on an RBI single to center field from Greg Golson. Long Island evened the score in the ...

Patriots Pound 2 HRs in First Inning, Sweep Weekend Series from York

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots (35-21) defeated the York Revolution (21-35) 6-2 before 6,103 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on yesterday afternoon.

The Patriots powered their way to a 3-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning on a solo home run by Greg Golson (3) and a two-run blast by Kyle Roller (2).

“You always want to get started early with a guy like ...

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