The Binghamton Rumble Ponies close their series in Akron tonight as they meet the RubberDucks at 6:35 (air at 6:20 on News Radio 1290 WNBF).  Following Binghamton's 4-3 win last (Wednesday) night the Ruble Ponies are 8-8 while Akron is 8-10.  Corey Taylor earned the win while Alberto Baldonado picked up the save.

Tonight, Corey Oswalt gets the start for the Rumble Ponies. He is 1-2 this season and earned his win against Erie when the Rumble Ponies rolled to an 8-3 decision.  Nick Pasquale starts for the RubberDucks. He is 1-1 this year.

Binghamton outfielder Kevin Taylor carries an eleven-game hitting streak into action tonight.  He is now batting .364 which is ninth-best in the Eastern league.

After tonight's game the Ruble Ponies have an open date tomorrow and return home to host the New Hampshire Fisher Cats in a weekend series beginning at 7:05 Friday night.  Binghamton remains home to host Portland for three straight next Monday through Wednesday at NYSEG Stadium.

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