The Binghamton Mets are facing the New Britain Rock Cats tonight at NYSEG Stadium in the second game of their three-game series.  Last night the Rock Cats defeated Binghamton 4-1.  Michael Fulmer is tonight's starter for Binghamton.  He brings a 5-2 record into the game with an ERA of 2.03.  Ryan Arrowood counters for New Britain.  He is 0-2 with a 6.23 ERA.Coming into tonight's contest the B-Mets are in the lead in the Eastern Division...one-half game ahead of Trenton and one and one-half games up on Reading. The Rock Cats are six back.  Binghamton has an 8-2 slate against New Britain this year.

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Before the game it was announced that outfielder Brandon Nimmo had been called-up to Triple-A Las Vegas.  Nimmo is regarded as one of the top prospects in the Mets' organization.  He was hitting .279 in 68 games in Binghamton.