Bridgewater, NJ- The Somerset Patriots and TD Bank Ballpark have been voted as the Best of the Best for Outdoor Amusement in Somerset County by the readers of the Courier News and viewers of MyCentralJersey.Com.
“It’s always an honor when people select you as the best-of-the-best,” said Somerset Patriots President/General Manager Patrick McVerry. “We work very hard to make sure that Somerset Patriots games and TD Bank Ballpark mean something special to the community that is so important to us. We will always strive to be the best because that’s what our fans, partners, and our entire community deserves.”
2016 was a great season for the Somerset Patriots. The team led the Atlantic League in total attendance with 360,755 fans and set a new weekend attendance record 22,907 from Friday, June 17th through Sunday, June 19th.
On the field, the team had the best overall record at 77-63, won the Liberty Division Second Half Championship and made the playoffs for the fourth straight season and 13th season overall.
2017 is a milestone year for the Somerset Patriots, who will be celebrating their 20th Season Anniversary. TD Bank Ballpark will also be the home of the 2017 Atlantic League All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 12th.
The Somerset Patriots begin the season at home on Friday, April 21st against the Lancaster Barnstormers at 7:05 pm. The Somerset Patriots will host 70 home games at TD Bank Ballpark during the 140-game Atlantic League schedule, running from Friday, April 21st through Sunday, September 17th.
Tickets to the 2017 Somerset Patriots Season presented by Ford will go on sale on Tuesday, January 17th. For more information, stop by TD Bank Ballpark, call (908) 252-0700, or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.