Rumble Ponies Look for Third Straight Win
The Binghamton Rumble Ponies look for their third straight victory this (Sunday) afternoon at NYSEG Stadium when they host the Erie SeaWolves at 2:05 P.M. (1:50 on News Radio 1290 WNBF). In Saturday's match-up Binghamton topped the SeaWolves 4-2 to put the Rumble Ponies within one game of .500 for the season at 6-7. Erie falls to 5-10.
Michael Gibbons is the scheduled starter for the Rumble Ponies. Left-hander Tyler Alexander starts on the hill for the SeaWolves.
In Saturday's win starter MickeyJannis gave up three hits in five innings of work to help the Ponies post a 4-2 decision. Jannis made his first appearance on the mound this season in Binghamton after starting the year in Triple-A Las Vegas.
The Rumble Ponies continue their homestand following Sunday's series finale versus Erie with three straight games against New Hampshire. All three games against the Fisher Cats are scheduled to begin at 6:35 at NYSEG Stadium.
Heading into Sunday's game Peter Alonso leads the Rumble Ponies offense with a .304 batting average. He has hit three home runs and driven in 10. Tim Tebow is hitting .214 with one home run and six runs batted in in 12 games played.