Bridgeport, CT – Tonight the Somerset Patriots (2-3) battle the Bridgeport Bluefish (3-2) for the final game of a three game midweek series featuring these Atlantic League flagship franchises. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. from Harbor Yard. Download today’s comprehensive game notes. Both teams are spinning in opposite directions as the Patriots have lost three games in a row while the Bluefish have won three games in a row.
Starting Pitching Matchup
Lefty Sean Bierman (0-0, 2.25 ERA) toes the rubber for Somerset while fellow southpaw Mike Antonini (0-1, 7.20 ERA) will toss for Bridgeport.
The Somerset bullpen has been outstanding as they have logged 18.2 innings and allowed one earned run good for a 0.49 ERA.
The Patriots have only slugged one home run through the first five games
Final Game Of Road Trip
The Patriots opened up a season on the road for the first time since 2010. This marks the final game of a six game road trip. The home opener is tomorrow against York at TD Bank Ballpark.
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 7:05 p.m. eastern on 1450 AM WCTC or www.wctcam.com.