This morning the Somerset Patriots (2-2) battle the Bridgeport Bluefish (2-2) for the second game of a three game midweek series featuring these Atlantic League flagship franchises. First pitch is scheduled for 10:35 a.m. from Harbor Yard. Download today’s comprehensive game notes..
Starting Pitching Matchup
Righty Tyler Herron (0-0, 0.00 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow righty hurler D.J. Mitchell (0-0, 0.00 ERA) will toss for Bridgeport. Herron will be making his Atlantic League debut as he is a product of the St. Louis Cardinals farm system. Mitchell returns to Park City for his second straight year and was once traded for Ichiro Suzuki.
The Somerset bullpen has been outstanding as they have logged 12.2 innings and allowed no earned runs
Nate The Great
Second baseman Nate Spears has hit safely in each of the first four games
10 players on the team at some point in their career have suited up for Somerset before
Nine players on the team at some point in their career have reached the Major Leagues
Catch up on the latest Brett Jodie Show as Justin Antweil host and the skipper breaks down his squad.
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 10:05 a.m. eastern on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.