The Binghamton Rumble Ponies begin an eight-game road trip tonight (Thursday) in Harrisburg with a 7 PM contest (6:45 on News Radio 1290 WNBF).  The Rumble Ponies ended their brief homestand on Wednesday with a doubleheader split against the Akron RubberDucks.

Tonight knuckleballer Mickey Jannis makes the start for Binghamton.  His is 6-4 with a 4.02 ERA. John Simms gets the nod for the Senators.  He is 4-6.

The Rumble Ponies are 52-40 and in second place in the Eastern Division, 10.5 games behind the Trenton Thunder.  The Senators are 38-57 and in sixth place in the Western Division.

Following this series Binghamton heads to Akron to play the RubberDucks in a four-games in three days series.  The Rumble Ponies return home next Thursday night to host the New Hampshire Fisher Cats in a weekend series.

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