Baseball Road Warriors Hang On For 4-3 Win Over Patriots by Somerset Patriots June 2, 2018 Bridgewater, NJ- The Road Warriors (9-24) defeated the Somerset Patriots (19-12) 4-3 before 6,071 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday evening. The Road Warriors took an early 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning on an RBI double by Edwin Gomez and an RBI single by Chris Rivera. Gustavo Pierre’s solo home run (6) in the top of the third inning extended the Road Warriors’ advantage to 3-0. The Patriots cut the lead to 3-2 on a two-run single by Craig Massey in the bottom of the third inning. Massey finished the game 2-for-4 with two RBI. “Massey’s been putting together some quality at bats for us,” said Somerset Patriots manager Brett Jodie. “You always feel like there will be a positive result when he’s in the box. Whether he’s bringing guys in or getting them in scoring position, he’s doing things that help the team and that’s all you can ask for.” Somerset tied up the game in the bottom of the fifth inning on a sacrifice fly by Danny Dorn. The Road Warriors regained the lead with a run in the top of the seventh inning on an RBI single by Osvaldo Martinez that made the score 4-3, which would be the final. Christian Flecha-Astacio (2-1) picked up the win with 2.1 innings pitched. Trevor Foss (1-3) suffered the loss, allowing four earned runs on nine hits in seven innings pitched. Andrew Johnston earned his fourth save of the season after retiring the final two batters of the game. The 2018 Somerset Patriots Season presented by Ford will continue at home on Sunday, June 3rd with a 1:05 pm game against the Road Warriors. The game includes Baseballs (1st 2,000) presented by Financial Resources Federal Credit Union and an Asian American Festival. For tickets, visit www.somersetpatriots.com. Post Views: 515 The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Somerset Patriots Latest 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 Topics2018 SeasonAtlantic LeagueBrett JodieCraig MasseyDanny DornGame RecapSomerset PatriotsTD Bank BallparkTrevor Foss Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Can't Miss Posts! 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs Predictions: Play-In Round by Will Wiegelman | posted on June 22, 2020 Pascack Hills Grad Brianna Musco Finds Calling in Music by Sunil Sunder Raj | posted on July 23, 2020 Talent Has No Gender: Crystal Bradford Gears Up for Major “Hoopquality” Event (Video) by Candace Cordelia | posted on July 21, 2020 Ranking all 32 Projected Starting QBs ahead of the 2020 NFL Season by Peter Snyder | posted on April 30, 2020 Montclair State junior Jack Barteck shares his passion for sports journalism by Sunil Sunder Raj | posted on August 9, 2020 Podcasts More in Baseball You Know I’m Right, Episode 29: The future of sports leagues amid coronavirus, Mets need Bartolo Colon, NHL Draft (Audio) On the 29th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined... MLB Discussing Playoff Hubs Southern California, the greater Chicago area and the New York metropolitan area could host... Zach Plesac Sent Home For Breaking COVID Protocols Plesac left the team hotel and went out with friends. MLB Welcomes Michele Meyer-Shipp as Chief People and Culture Officer This month, Major League Baseball took another step forward in its inclusion efforts, as... Boulders Snap 6 Game Losing Slide Yankees Hot Corner – Should Austin Romine play more?