Patriots Add Three Pitchers

(PR) Bridgewater, NJ- The Five-Time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have announced the re-signings of right-handed pitcher Josh Miller and left-handed pitcher Brian Henderson (pictured) and the signing of right-handed pitcher Daryl Arreola.

Miller finished an All-Star 2009 season for the Patriots with a 10-5 record, a 3.65 ERA, and 55 strikeouts in 101 innings pitched in 15 games played. He was 1-0 with a 2.61 ERA in 10.1 innings pitched in two post-season games.

Miller spent the 2008 season with the Houston Astros organization at the Triple-A level and he finished with 74 strikeouts in 148 innings pitched.

He has two seasons of Triple-A experience with the Astros and also played in the Philadelphia Phillies organization. Miller has a career 55-46 record with a 4.08 ERA and 571 strikeouts in 980.1 innings in 265 games pitched.

Henderson was 4-1 with a 2.32 ERA, two saves, and 29 strikeouts in 54.1 innings pitched in 45 games pitched.

Before joining the Patriots, Henderson spent his entire career in the Tampa Bay Rays organization, mostly at the Double-A level. He split time during the 2008 season in Double-A and Triple-A.

Henderson has a minor league career 22-15 record, a 3.08 ERA, 18 saves, and 266 strikeouts in 371 innings pitched in 310 games all as a reliever.

Arreola has a season in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization, including a brief time in Triple-A. He also has experience in the Frontier League and the American Association.

Arreola has a career 3.52 ERA with nine saves and 145 strikeouts in 102 games played.

The Somerset Patriots have placed all tickets on sale for the upcoming season, beginning at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday, April 30th. For more information, call (908) 252-0700 or visit http://www.somersetpatriots.com.

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