York Revolution's recent success on road continues with 7-1 victory at Somerset
Life on the road is proving to be no problem for the York Revolution.
The Revs earned a franchise-record seventh-straight road victory on Wednesday afternoon with a 7-1 beating of Somerset in Bridgewater, New Jersey. York has now won 18 of its last 21 road games.
Wednesday’s win was the first game of a day-night doubleheader. The second game was set for a 7:05 p.m. start Wednesday.
The Revs improved to 13-5 in Atlantic League second-half action. They sit in first place in the Freedom Division.
York pitchers have now allowed a total of just three runs over the team’s last three games.
On Wednesday, Duke von Schamann (6-3) got the win, pitching a complete game in the seven-inning contest. He allowed just three hits, while striking out seven and walking none. He lowered his ERA to 2.67.
Welington Dotel (three hits, run), Ryan Dent (homer, double, two runs, RBI), Telvin Nash (two hits, double, two runs) and Justin Trapp (two RBIs, run) led the York's 10-hit attack.
After Wednesday’s game, every hitter in York's starting lineup was hitting at .285 or higher.
Reach Steve Heiser at firstname.lastname@example.org.