News Archive


(May 15, 2018) -- The York Revolution dropped their third straight game with a 6-2 loss to the Somerset Patriots Tuesday night at PeoplesBank Park.
The Patriots scored first on Justin Trapp’s RBI groundout in the top of the first off Revs starter Mitch Atkins, who was facing his former team for the first time. Somerset added two more runs on three hits in the second, with runs coming on a Yovan Gonzalez RBI groundout and a two-out error.
Julio Borbon cracked a two-run homer over the wall in right-center field to push the Pats’ lead to 5-0 in the fourth.
Atkins went four innings, allowing five runs (four earned) on nine hits with three strikeouts and no walks.
After Patriots starter Duane Below threw six shutout innings and stifled the Revs offense all night, York got to Somerset’s bullpen, scoring two runs off reliever Dustin Molleken in the seventh. Luis Cruz plated Welington Dotel with an RBI triple to the right-center field gap, and Cruz scored on Jose Cuevas’ sac fly to center to make it a 5-2 game.
The Patriots got one of those runs back in the top of the eighth on Borbon’s sac fly to left to make it 6-2 Patriots, giving Borbon three RBI on the night.
The Revs made some noise in the ninth after Cruz and Cuevas both singled with two outs to set up a first-and-third situation, but failed to score off Pats closer Dustin Antolin.
Below (1-1) earned the win for Somerset while Atkins (0-2) took the loss for York.
The Revs finish their three-game series against Somerset with a doubleheader (two seven-inning games) on Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m.  It is Southern York County School District Night, and concludes the homestand sponsored by York County Economic Alliance.  York righty Zac Grotz (0-0, 0.90) faces Somerset right-hander Kyle Davies (0-0, 0.00) in the opener, while Revs right-hander Dominic Severino (1-1, 2.81) goes up against Somerset righty Cory Riordan (1-0, 3.57) in the nightcap.  Tickets are on sale at, (717) 801-HITS, and in-person at the YOrk Revolution ticket office.
Revs Notes: Infielder Jose Cuevas (ankle) and outfielder Melky Mesa (hamstring) made their returns from the disabled list in Tuesday's game. Cuevas hadn’t played since May 2 and Mesa hadn’t played since April 28. The loss was the Revs' first at home vs. the Patriots since the 2016 season as York went 7-0 at home against Somerset last year. The Revs had won a season-high four straight prior to their current three-game slide.
Story by Michael Marcantonini
Broadcaster/Media Relations Asst.

Search Archive »

Browse by Year »


Browse by Month »

November 2022
October 2022
September 2022
August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
May 2022
April 2022
March 2022
February 2022
January 2022
December 2021
November 2021
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
February 2021
January 2021
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016