Beavers Earn No. 1 seed with 6-4 Win over Hoppers
UTICA, Mich. – Nicholas Campana drove in three runs and left-handed pitcher Kevin Matthews tossed 5.0 strong innings, striking out eight, as the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (25-21) defeated the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (23-23), 6-4, in front of an electric crowd at Jimmy John’s Field on Friday. The win secures the No. 1 seed for the Beavers and a spot in the USPBL Championship Game on Sunday, Sept. 9.
The Diamond Hoppers’ Sebastian Diaz led all offensive players, going 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs. The Beavers’ Brian Heldman earned his fourth save of the season with a scoreless 1.2 innings.
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Saturday, September 1
Utica Unicorns (24-23) vs. Eastside Diamond Hoppers (23-22), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
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Sunday, September 2
Westside Woolly Mammoths (21-26) vs. Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (24-21), 1:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at Noon)
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