BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- Binghamton Rumble Ponies outfielder Tim Tebow launched his third home run of the season against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday at NYSEG Stadium.
Tebow hit the opposite field home run on the first pitch he saw from Jose Fernandez in the bottom of the sixth inning to give the Rumble Ponies a 5-1 lead.
The Fisher Cats later scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning to come back and get the win, 6-5.
GAME 1 - FINAL/7
New Hampshire (16-9) 6 - Binghamton (13-12) 5
WP: Jose Fernandez (2-0)
LP: Eric Hanhold (2-1)
GAME 2 - FINAL/7
New Hampshire (17-9) 4 - Binghamton (13-13) 2
WP: Jordan Romano (5-0)
LP: Austin McGeorge (1-1)
SV: Justin Shafer (1)
The Rumble Ponies and Fisher Cats wrap up their four-game series Sunday, May 6 at 2:05 p.m. at NYSEG Stadium.