Beavers Down Hoppers, 8-2
July 20th, 2018
UTICA, Mich. – Brandon Rawe went 3-for-5 and brought in three runs as the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (14-13) defeated the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (13-14), 8-2, on Friday night at Jimmy John’s Field.
Cameron Mackenzie picked up the win, pitching 7.0 innings and striking out six, improving his record to 2-2. Hunter Wood hit his fifth home run of the season in the bottom of the seventh inning and Jack Hranec went 2-for-4 with one run and one RBI for the Beavers.
The Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers recorded the first ever triple play in USPBL history in the bottom of the third inning.
Gunnar Buhner went 3-for-4 and Kevin Whatley brought in one run while going 2-for-3. Kody Ruedisili hit his third home run of the season for the Eastside Diamond Hoppers.
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Saturday, July 21
Eastside Diamond Hoppers (13-14) vs. Utica unicorns (13-14), 7:05 p.m. (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
Dress in your best 70’s outfit and Boogie Dynomite will play a pregame concert!
70’s Night AAA Clubhouse Retro Menu – $15
70’s Themed Salad Bar with Watergate Salad, Ambrosia Salad, and Chicken Salad with Green Goddess Dressing with Bar Appetizers – Pigs In A Blanket, Swedish Meatballs, Deviled Eggs, Potato Skins and Cherries Jubilee Action Station
70’s Themed Pub Crawl
– $3 Sangria featured at the Backstop Car Upper Concourse – 1st & 2nd Inning
– $3 Tequila Sunrise at Patron Bar – 3rd & 4th Inning
– $3 White Russians at Heritage Distilling Cocktails Stand – 5th & 6th Inning
– $3 Manhattans in the AAA Clubhouse
Postgame Dance Party
The party is just getting started after the game. Postgame Dance Party on the field featuring 70’s Tribute Band Boogie Dynomite.
Sunday, July 22
Utica Unicorns (13-14) vs. Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (14-13), 1:05 p.m. (Gates open at Noon)
Sunday Fun Day with LEGOLAND
Come on out and show off your building skills with the master builders from LEGOLAND. The first 250 kids receive mini-figurines. Enter to win a raffle basket at the LEGOLAND table! There will also be a ticket giveaway to the LEGOLAND Discovery center of Michigan.