Vinny Zarrillo (Lacey Township) went 2 for 5 with two runs scored and three RBIs for the Somerset Patriots in their 10-0 win over the Long Island Ducks in Game 2 of the Atlantic League’s best-of-5 Liberty Division playoff series Thursday night.

The Patriots lead the series 2-0.

In a 3-2, 11-inning win in Game 1 on Wednesday night, he went 0 for 4 with a walk.

Zarrillo batted leadoff and played center field in both games..

Zarrillo hit .282 (78 for 277) with two home runs, 36 runs and 30 RBIs in 91 games during the regular season. He had 16 stolen bases.

The Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League on Thursday exercised the 2017 option on the contract of pitcher Mike Adams (Holy Spirit).

Adams went 5-6 with a 5.86 ERA in 16 games, including 11 starts, for the Boulders during the regular season. He was 0-0 with a 10.80 ERA in four playoff appearances.

 

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