BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- The Somerset Patriots hosted Scotch Plains Community Night at TD Bank Ballpark prior to the team's game against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs on Wednesday, July 25.

Local players from the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Baseball League joined Mayor Al Smith on the field prior to the game and gathered round the mayor as he threw the ceremonial first pitch. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.