Jon Hunton Named DoubleGSports.Com 2014 Male Athlete Of The Year

Record-Breaking Closer Earns Recognition

Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced that closer and Director of Player Personnel Jon Hunton has been named the 2014 Male Athlete of the Year by


Hunton broke the Atlantic League record for saves in a single season with 49 in 2014. He finished the season as the Atlantic League’s “Closer of the Year” for his performance that also included a 2.08 ERA and 33 strikeouts in 56.1 innings pitched in 59 games.


A 19-game stretch (June 16 through July 28) in which Hunton recorded

Somerset Patriots To Launch SPN.TV

Launching On Monday, March 24th

Bridgewater, NJ- The Somerset Patriots will introduce SPN.TV, the Somerset Patriots Media Network on Monday, March 24th.


Fan can watch the live stream of the press conference officially announcing the media network by tuning in to on Monday, March 24th at 11:00 am!

Patriots Add Three Major League Outfielders

Jeff Baisley, Lou Montanez, and Mike Wilson signed for 2013

Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have announced the signings of outfielders Jeff Baisley, Luis Montanez, and Mike Wilson.


Baisley has Major League experience with the Oakland A’s during the 2008 season, when he appeared in 14 games for the team and hit .256 with 11 hits and five RBI.


Baisley also has four seasons of Triple-A experience for the A’s, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim,

Patriots Looking For Mascot Performers

Do you have what it takes to be Sparkee or Slider?

Bridgewater, NJ – The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots are looking for individuals interested in performing as team mascot Sparkee and his pal Slider for community appearances and games during the 2013 season.


The Patriots are looking for creative, energetic and talented performers to fill the roles of these characters. The mascots responsibilities include performing at games, representing the team in the community and at various off-site functions, fan-friendly interaction with children and adults, and other duties assigned by Patriots management.


Group Tickets On Sale Now

Get Your Group Tickets For A Game

Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have announced that group tickets for all 70 home games for the 2013 season are now on sale.


Groups will be able to enjoy Somerset Patriots games in a variety of ways including group seating, Picnics, the Party Deck, the new Diamond Club, School Spirit Nights, Community and Fundraising Nights, Hospitality Suites, Birthday Parties, Baseball Buddies, and many

Sparky Lyle Named Manager Emeritus

Somerset’s longtime manager has moved into a new role after 15 years and five Atlantic League championships.

Bridgewater, NJ – Sparky Lyle, the Somerset Patriots manager since the team began play in the Atlantic League in 1998, has stepped down from his position and has become the team’s manager emeritus.

“It’s been a great 15 years. I’d like to thank Steve Kalafer, the Somerset Patriots, and all of our fans. I’m proud of everything we’ve accomplished together during this time,” Lyle said.

In January of 1997, Lyle was the first employee hired by the team. Despite no prior coaching or managing experience, Patriots chairman Steve Kalafer saw something special in Lyle, who had been out of baseball since

Holiday Toy Drive Set For Saturday

Happy Holiday with Somerset Patriots

Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots and Sparky Lyle have announced that they will host their annual Holiday Toy Drive at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday, December 8th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Fans will be able to bring unwrapped toys to the Somerset Patriots Team Store located at the ballpark throughout the day. All toys will be donated to Foster Adoptive Family Services of New Jersey for those less fortunate.

Lyle will be at the event to meet fans, sign autographs, and take pictures from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

The Patriots will welcome Santa Claus, who

Mini Plans Now On Sale

Whatever your needs, our variety of packages can meet them!

Bridgewater, NJ – The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have placed 2013 Mini Plans on sale for the team’s upcoming season.

This year the Somerset Patriots are offering two different Mini Plans. The top selling Fireworks Plan and a Pick Your Own plan, that provides ultimate flexibility, are now available for 2013, the 15th Season Anniversary of TD Bank Ballpark.   Somerset Patriots Mini Plans, which consist of 12 games each, are $150 a seat for Premium Field Box, $114 a seat for Field Box tickets, and $102 a seat for Upper Box tickets.

Patriots Unveil Ballpark 15th Anniversary Logo

Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have unveiled a 15th Season Anniversary logo for TD Bank Ballpark for the 2013 season.   The logo features an illustration of TD Bank Ballpark using brown for the bricks and the green highlights for the ballpark’s main gate logo and for the rooftops.   The illustration appears in the center of a blue arch that says 15th Season Anniversary in above it and a blue banner below it that says TD Bank Ballpark. The text is white with a red shadow around it. The Somerset

2013 Schedule Announced

Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have announced their home schedule for the 2013 season. Click Here To View Full Schedule! The Patriots will begin the season at home with Opening Day on Thursday, April 18th with a 7:05 pm game against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs.   The Patriots will host 70 home games at TD Bank Ballpark during the 140 game Atlantic League schedule running from Thursday, April 18th through Sunday, September 15th.   The Patriots will host 33 home games on weekends and are currently putting together