BaseballPatriots Earn Series Split With 8-3 Win Over Revolution by Somerset Patriots August 30, 2015 Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots (27-23, 77-43) defeated the York Revolution (27-22, 51-68) 8-3 Sunday evening at TD Bank Ballpark. In the bottom of the first inning designated hitter Michael Burgess blasted a two run home run (12) to give Somerset a 2-0 advantage. Center fielder Jonny Tucker recorded a RBI ground out to swell the Somerset lead to 3-0 in the bottom of the second inning. York cut the deficit to 3-2 in the top of the third inning as shortstop Wilson Valdez roped a RBI triple and another run crossed home via an error by third baseman Greg Hopkins. Hopkins hammered a home run (9) in the bottom of the fourth inning to increase the Patriots lead to 4-2. Burgess belted a RBI single in the bottom of the fifth inning to increase the Patriots lead to 5-2. Somerset plated a pair of two out runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to make the score 7-2. Tucker socked a RBI triple and came around to score on a wild pitch hurled by Edward Parades. Pitcher Josh Judy hurled a wild pitch that plated second baseman Nate Spears as the Patriots lead grew to 8-2 in the bottom of the seventh inning. In the top of the eighth inning Yeicok Calderon laced a RBI single dwindling the deficit to 8-3. Will Oliver earned the win (4-1) pitching on three day’s rest as he tossed five innings while surrendering two runs. Matt Neil sustained the loss (2-8) lasting 5.2 innings while yielding six runs. The 2015 Somerset Patriots season presented by Ford will continue on the road until the Somerset Patriots return to TD Bank Ballpark for a 7:05 p.m. game against the York Revolution on Tuesday, September 8th. For tickets, call 908-252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com. Post Views: 979The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsSomerset PatriotsLatest posts by Somerset Patriots (see all) Somerset Patriots Announce Added Programming On Radio Partner 1450 WCTC-AM - May 7, 2020 Somerset Patriots Bring Back All-Star RHP David Kubiak - April 7, 2020 Somerset Patriots Land Eight-Year Major Leaguer Vance Worley - March 27, 2020 Somerset Patriots Acquire Major League LHP Pat Dean - March 10, 2020 Related Topics2015 SeasonGame RecapGreg HopkinsJonny TuckerMichael BurgessSomerset PatriotsTD Bank BallparkWill Oliver Click to comment You must be logged in to post a comment Login Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Newsletter SubscriptionCan't Miss Posts! UFC Long Island: Ticket & Fight Card Info by Kristine Haugsjaa | posted on May 31, 2017 A Look at Paternity Leave in MLB as Trout Becomes a Dad by Elizabeth DiPietro | posted on August 5, 2020 Women in Sports: Podcast Host, New York Riptide Sideline Reporter, Dani Wexelman by Luke Porco | posted on March 3, 2020 Women in Sports: Ariel Epstein, On-Air Host at SportsGrid (VIDEO) by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 12, 2021 Exclusive Interview: SNY Personality, Maria Marino, Shares Career Journey (VIDEO) by Sunil Sunder Raj | posted on January 28, 2021More in Baseball You Know I’m Right, Episode 112: New York Jets’ Insider Brian Costello (Audio/Video)On the 112th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 109: The Athletic’s Marc Carig (Audio/Video)On the 109th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 108: WFAN’s Sweeny Murti (Audio/Video)On the 108th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 107: New York Post’s Columnist Mike Vaccaro (Audio/Video)On the 107th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... Playoff Bound Boulders Drop 2 of 3 at Trois-Rivieres Who are the Yankees’ September call-ups?