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June 22, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Hartford Yard Goats (42-23) defeated the Somerset Patriots (41-24) by the score of 9-5 in extra innings at TD Bank Ballpark on Wednesday evening. A Tyler Hill broken-bat RBI single in the tenth inning broke the tie before a Daniel Montano (4) three-run blast put the game ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The New York Yankees are currently scheduling LHP Aroldis Chapman for a rehab assignment with the Double-A Somerset Patriots during the weekend of June 24-26.   Currently working his way back from an Achilles injury, Chapman has been on the Yankees injured list since May 24 and ...

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BRANCHBURG, NJ – A 40-year-old coach of a 13U baseball team punched an umpire after he was ejected from a June 4th game and has been charged with Aggravated Assault 3rd degree and Assault at a Youth Sports Event 4th degree according to Somerset County Prosecutor Annmarie Taggart. Jerry Otero, a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Hartford Yard Goats (41-23) defeated the Somerset Patriots (41-23) by a final score of 3–2 at TD Bank Ballpark on Tuesday night.  Elijah Dunham (8) got the scoring started with a deep shot to right center field for a solo home run that put the Patriots up 1-0 in the bottom ...

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MANCHESTER, NH - The New Hampshire Fisher Cats (28-35) defeated the Somerset Patriots (41-22) by the score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon to snap Somerset’s six-game winning streak. New Hampshire got the scoring started in the first on a two-run single by Will Robertson. Robertson added another ...

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MANCHESTER, NH - The Somerset Patriots (41-21) defeated the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (27-35) by the score of 4-3 on Saturday night.  Anthony Volpe got the scoring started for Somerset in the first inning. The Yankees No. 1 prospect led off with a single, stole second and third base, and then ...

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MANCHESTER, NH - New York Yankees top prospect Anthony Volpe’s (7) three-run opposite field home run in the top of the ninth inning led the Somerset Patriots (40-21) to a 6-3 win over the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (27-34) on Friday night. It was Somerset’s fifth straight victory. Somerset got ...

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MANCHESTER, NH - The Somerset Patriots (39-21) came back from a four-run deficit to score 11 unanswered runs and defeat the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (27-33) by a score of 11-4 on Thursday night Everyone in the Patriots lineup got at least one hit, with eight of the nine position players ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The biggest tournament in the world’s most popular sport is coming to New Jersey in a big way. On Thursday officials from FIFA, soccer’s governing body, announced that MetLife Stadium will be one of just 15 locations across North America and 11 in the U.S. to play host to the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – June 14, 2022, ended up being the perfect Flag Day on the campus of Bridgewater-Raritan High School, especially given the occasion and the beautiful summer weather to go with it. The ninth annual Basilone Bowl featured high school seniors from both Somerset and Hunterdon ...

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MANCHESTER, NH - The Somerset Patriots (36-21) defeated the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (27-30) on Tuesday evening by a score of 6-5 at Northeast Delta Dental Field. Anthony Volpe got the scoring started with an RBI single in the fifth to plate Mickey Gasper. Elijah Dunham then followed with a ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A handful of selected seniors from the Somerville HS Pioneers football team passed on the opportunity to slip into their pads, buckle up their football helmets and lace up their cleats one last time to play in the annual Basilone Bowl at Bridgewater-Raritan High School Tuesday, ...

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  BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Akron RubberDucks (32-25) defeated the Somerset Patriots (35-21) in ten innings by a final score of 7–1 before 5,380 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Sunday afternoon.  With runners in scoring position in the top of the second, Max Burt prevented a run from scoring after he ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Powered by three Anthony Volpe RBI, the Somerset Patriots (35-20) blanked the Akron RubberDucks (31-25) by a final score of 6–0 before 7,891fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday night.   Volpe opened the scoring in the bottom of the third with an RBI double off of the left field ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Akron RubberDucks (31-24) defeated the Somerset Patriots (34-20) by a final score of 9–2 before a season-high crowd of 8,003 at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday night.   Micah Pries (7) got the scoring started right away with a three-run home run to right field in the top of the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Highlighted by two Mickey Gasper home runs, the Somerset Patriots (34-19) defeated the Akron RubberDucks (30-24) by a final score of 4–3 on Thursday night at TD Bank Ballpark.   Gasper (2) got the scoring started in the bottom of the second with a solo home run. Two innings ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots (33-19) defeated the Akron RubberDucks (30-23) by a final score of 2–1 at TD Bank Ballpark on Wednesday night. There were no extra-base hits in the game, with the RubberDucks hitting four singles and the Patriots scratching out three. Akron struck first ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Akron RubberDucks (30-22) defeated the Somerset Patriots (32-19) by a final score of 4–3 in extra innings at TD Bank Ballpark on Tuesday night.  Josh Breaux put the Patriots on the board quickly with an RBI double that brought home Elijah Dunham in the bottom of the first.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, will host former Yankees second baseman Willie Randolph signing autographs at the Sunday, June 12 game at TD Bank Ballpark. The Patriots take on the Akron RubberDucks (Cleveland Guardians) at 1:05 pm with the ...

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BINGHAMTON, NY - The Somerset Patriots (32-18) defeated the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (19-31) on Sunday afternoon by a score of 5-4 in the finale of a six-game series at Mirabito Stadium. Josh Breaux (10) put the Patriots on the board in the top of the first inning with his team-leading tenth ...

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BINGHAMTON, NY - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies (19-30) defeated the Somerset Patriots (31-18) in ten innings by a score of 3-2 at Mirabito Stadium on Saturday evening. The Patriots jumped out in front on an Anthony Volpe (6) lead off home run on the third pitch of the game. Max Burt’s (4) solo ...

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BINGHAMTON, NY - The Somerset Patriots (31-17) defeated the Binghamton Rumble Ponies (18-30) by a score of 7-2 at Mirabito Stadium on Friday evening. The teams traded runs in the first with an Andres Chaparro RBI groundout plating Anthony Volpe before Ronny Mauricio tied it up with an RBI ...

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BINGHAMTON, NY - The Somerset Patriots (30-17) and Binghamton Rumble Ponies (18-29) split Thursday night’s doubleheader as the Rumble Ponies took game one 5-3 and the Patriots took game two 6-4. Game 1: The Patriots jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning when Jesus ...

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BINGHAMTON, NY – Rain has postponed Wednesday’s game between the Binghamton Rumble Ponies and Somerset Patriots at Mirabito Stadium.  The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Thursday June 2nd with the first pitch at 5:05 PM.  The second game will begin approximately 30 minutes ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ  - With a hitting philosophy based on the simple three-word phrase “hit strikes hard” it's no secret why the New York Yankees organization thinks so highly of Somerset Patriots infielder Chad Bell. The 6’3”, 210-pound left-handed hitter likes to do just that. Hit baseballs hard.

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BINGHAMTON, NY - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies (17-28) defeated the Somerset Patriots (29-16) by a score of 13-2 in a Memorial Day matchup at Mirabito Stadium on Monday afternoon. The Rumble Ponies kicked off the scoring in the bottom of the first inning, as a Luke Ritter single brought home ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Bike racers from as far as New Zealand, Mexico and Canada wheeled into town Memorial Day to compete in the 77th Tour of Somerville. What has become a Memorial Day tradition is said to be America’s oldest cycling race. A series of races drew top amateur and professional riders ...

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PORTLAND, Me. – The Somerset Patriots (29-15) defeated the Portland Sea Dogs (22-23) by the score of 12-4 at Hadlock Field on Sunday afternoon. The Patriots split the series with Sea Dogs after losing the first three games of the six-game series. Back-to-back home runs in the first inning ...

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PORTLAND, Me. – The Somerset Patriots (28-15) defeated the Portland Sea Dogs (22-22) by the score of 9-6 at Hadlock Field on Saturday afternoon. Mickey Gasper (1) got the scoring started for Somerset with a two-run home run in the third, his first long ball of the season. Devlin Granberg cut ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Streets will be closed and parking limited prior to and during the 77th Annual Tour of Somerville bike race on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30.  Police vehicles and barricades will be in place. Preliminary races are scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., following the Family Fun Ride on the ...

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