The Somerset Patriots (37-39) weren't able to overcome the big hole they dug themselves into against the Long Island Ducks (42-33), and the Somerset Patriots lost 2-1 to the Long Island Ducks after falling behind by two runs in the fourth inning.
The Somerset Patriots scored one run in the fifth on a sacrifice fly by Jonny Tucker. Still, the Somerset Patriots couldn't draw even.
Shawn Williams paced the Long Island Ducks at the plate. Williams went 3-4 and drove in one. He doubled in the second inning and singled in the fourth and sixth innings.
Nick Singleton struck out 11, paving the way for a the Long Island Ducks win. Singleton allowed one earned run, six hits and two walks over six innings.
Doug Arguello couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Somerset Patriots, taking a loss. He lasted just seven innings, walked three, struck out four, and allowed two runs.