Ponies Cap Series Sweep with Blowout, 14-5

Super-charged visit to Erie ends with flourish

By Tim Heiman | August 16, 2017 11:54 PM ET

ERIE, PA - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies set a season-high in runs and completed a three-game sweep of the Erie SeaWolves with a 14-5 win on Wednesday night at UPMC Park. Kevin Taylor compiled a four-hit game and Patrick Mazeika racked up three doubles to send Binghamton to their third straight win. The Rumble Ponies shaved their magic number to clinch a postseason berth to 11.

The Rumble Ponies racked up 16 hits in the finale and finished the series with 42 hits, the most in a three-game series since August 2011. Binghamton scored 29 runs during their visit to Erie, the most in a three-game series since April 2008.

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Ponies to Host Free Movie Night on August 25

Sing To Be Aired On Video Scoreboard

August 16, 2017 11:16 AM ET

BINGHAMTON, NY - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies are partnering with McDonald's McClark of Binghamton to present a free showing of the movie Sing at NYSEG Stadium on Friday, August 25 at 7:00 PM. Gates will open at 6:00 PM for the Rumble Ponies first-ever Movie Night.

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Delgado Goes Golden Against SeaWolves, 5-3

Righty compiles longest career Double-A outing

August 15, 2017 9:56 PM ET

ERIE, PA - Binghamton starter Casey Delgado powered into the ninth inning to guide the Rumble Ponies past the Erie SeaWolves, 5-3, on Tuesday night at UPMC Park. Delgado fired 8-1/3 innings, matching his longest career start in affiliated ball, and David Thompson belted his 12th home run of the season in the victory.

Delgado did not let a first-inning RBI double by Steven Moya derail his evening. The righty used a perfect second inning to start a stretch in which he set down 18 of 20 Erie hitters. He held Erie hitless from the second into the eighth, a span of 19 at-bats. 

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Ponies Rumble with Offensive Explosion, 10-6

Binghamton snaps skid with 18-hit attack

By Tim Heiman | August 14, 2017 11:17 PM ET

ERIE, PA - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies racked up a season-high 18 hits to beat the Erie SeaWolves, 10-6, on Monday night at UPMC Park. Major League rehabber Tommy Milone allowed five home runs, but battled into the seventh inning to help Binghamton snap a three-game losing streak.

Six different Rumble Ponies compiled multiple-hit games in the series opener. Luis Guillorme led the charge with a four-hit effort. Patrick Mazeika collected three hits, including two doubles, and reached base in all five plate appearances in his Double-A debut. Patrick Biondi put together his third three-hit game of the season.

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Ducks Keep Ponies Bats Out of Quack, 4-0

Binghamton suffers back-to-back shutouts

By Tim Heiman | August 13, 2017 5:59 PM ET

AKRON, OH - Akron RubberDucks starter Matt Whitehouse teamed up with a pair of relievers to blank the Binghamton Rumble Ponies, 4-0, on Sunday afternoon at Canal Park. The Rumble Ponies suffered their second straight shutout loss and dropped their third consecutive game.

In uncharacteristic fashion, the Rumble Ponies defense was off kilter in the first inning. The Ponies committed two errors, allowing Akron to score twice while only collecting one hit. Gustavo Nunez's drop on a potential double play ball opened the door. With the bases loaded, Tomas Nido fired wide of third on a pickoff attempt allowing Akron to score first. Taylor Murphy doubled the lead with an infield single to third.

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Ducks Bob Past Ponies in Akron, 1-0

Binghamton drops second straight

By Tim Heiman | August 12, 2017 10:11 PM ET

AKRON, OH - Luis Lugo and Jordan Milbrath blanked Binghamton to guide the Akron RubberDucks to a 1-0 win over the Rumble Ponies on Saturday night at Canal Park. The Rumble Ponies were held to three hits in their second straight loss.

Lugo kept the Ponies in check after a bumpy start. The southpaw walked two in the first, but coaxed a double play out of Matt Oberste to end the threat. No Rumble Pony advanced past first base against Lugo until the seventh as he set down 11 of 12 during one stretch.

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Gsellman Gels in Doubleheader Split

Rehabber tosses six scoreless in Akron

By Tim Heiman | August 11, 2017 10:57 PM ET

AKRON, OH - The Binghamton Rumble Ponies split a doubleheader against the Akron RubberDucks on Friday night at Canal Park. Major League rehabber Robert Gsellman tossed six scoreless innings to guide the Ponies to a 6-1 victory in the opener before Binghamton dropped the nightcap in a 2-1 final.

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Binghamton Busts Out Brooms Again, 6-1

Bullpen stretches scoreless streak

By Tim Heiman | August 10, 2017 9:52 PM ET

BINGHAMTON, NY - Casey Delgado fired seven innings of one-run ball and the Rumble Ponies offense backed him with a 13-hit attack in Binghamton's 6-1 win over the Erie SeaWolves on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium. Five Ponies batters compiled multiple-hit games to guide Binghamton to their sixth straight win and second consecutive series sweep.

The offensive fireworks came early for the Rumble Ponies. Matt Oberste put Binghamton on the board with a single before Tomas Nido deposited a two-run homer, his seventh long ball of the season, into the railyard beyond the right-field wall.

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Oberste Gets Birthday Wish, Ponies Walk Off, 4-3

Longest game in Rumble Ponies history

By Tim Heiman | August 9, 2017 10:28 PM ET

BINGHAMTON, NY - Matt Oberste celebrated his 26th birthday by walking with the bases loaded in the 12th inning to send the Binghamton Rumble Ponies to a 4-3 win over the Erie SeaWolves on Wednesday night at NYSEG Stadium. Four relievers combined for 6-1/3 scoreless innings to guide Binghamton to their fifth straight win.

Luis Guillorme and Champ Stuart opened the game-winning rally with singles against Adam Ravenelle. Dale Burdick followed by skipping a weak groundball to the left of the mound. Ravenelle flipped towards third, but Dawel Lugo failed to cover the bag, filling the bases. Oberste worked the count full before taking the last pitch of the game inside, sealing Binghamton's fifth walk-off win of the season.

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Oswalt Battles, Bats Rattles in Fourth Straight, 3-0

Binghamton bashes a pair of home runs in win

August 8, 2017 9:29 PM ET

BINGHAMTON, NY - Binghamton starter Corey Oswalt blanked the Erie SeaWolves into the seventh inning and the Rumble Ponies backed him with two homers in a 3-0 win on Tuesday night at NYSEG Stadium. The Rumble Ponies extended their winning streak to four games and claimed their eleventh win in thirteen games.

The Rumble Ponies flexed their muscles to crack the scoreboard early against Erie starter Tyler Alexander. Matt Oberste put the Ponies on top by depositing a two-out RBI double into the right-field corner in the first. In the second, David Thompson launched a solo homer to right, his 11th of the season, before Champ Stuart crushed a solo shot into the railyard beyond the left-field wall.

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