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Patriots Win On Drennen’s Dramatics


The Somerset Patriots extended their winning streak to four games with a 3-2 victory against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Friday night, on a Johnny Drennen two-run home run in the bottom of the 8th inning. Drennen has been on fire the past three nights – hitting late game home runs against Lancaster on Wednesday (game tying) and Thursday night More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Friday, May 4th, 2012

Have We Seen The Last of The Great Mariano Rivera?

If we have seen the last of Mariano Rivera, as it appears with a season ending torn ACL, this is a sad way to go out. Because the injury occurred on a warning track at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, and not on More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, May 4th, 2012

Mo Goes Down But Yankees Don’t Have To

Yankees legendary closer Mariano Rivera tore his ACL and meniscus shagging fly balls during batting practice prior to a game in Kansas City. Has “Enter Sandman” played at Yankee Stadium for the last time? The More...

By Eddie Utley On Friday, May 4th, 2012

What a Pelf-tastrophe: Mets Still Trying To Replace Mike Pelfrey

The injury to Mike Pelfrey has left the Mets starting rotation shorthanded. Mike Pelfrey, whether you like him or not, has been a solid contributor in the New York Mets starting rotation. Season in, season out, More...

By Eddie Utley On Friday, May 4th, 2012

Thoughts On The Mets A Month Into The Season

Chris Schwinden has struggled to fill the rotation spot of Mike Pelfrey, a key role for the New York Mets. We are now just over a month into the Major League Baseball season. As the season moves on, no one expects More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Yankees Lineup Struggles Continue in Series Loss to Baltimore

Robinson Cano is one of many Yankees struggling offensively. The Yankees are happy to see the Baltimore Orioles leave town. It’s not often you will hear that statement. Typically, the Yankees beat up on the More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, April 29th, 2012

A New York Yankee in Dustin Pedroia’s Court—Part 2, Chapter 2

Chapter 2: Escape from Reality Just like a rousing happy hour after a tough day at work or a Kardashian marathon after a bad breakup, everyone needs a little escape from reality when things aren’t going particularly More...

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By Philip Mathew On Friday, April 27th, 2012

Patriots Lose Season Opener 9-4 to Long Island

Somerset Patriots dropped the season opener Thursday night at TD Bank Ballpark The Somerset Patriots opened their 15th Anniversary season with a 9-4 loss to the Long Island Ducks on Thursday night.  The cold temperatures More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Reyes Return Overshadowed By Injuries And Johan

NEW YORK— José Reyes was supposed to be the storyline at Citi Field Tuesday evening returning to New York for the first time since signing the lucrative off-season deal with the Miami Marlins. However, that was More...

By Eddie Utley On Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

The Hole Gets Deeper for New York Mets; Injuries Mounting

  Injuries beginning to mount? Mike Pelfrey has now joined Jason Bay on the DL. The New York Mets seem to be stuck in a hole they can’t dig themselves out of. This is mostly due to three injuries in the past More...