Beavers Stop Hoppers, 11-2
August 24th, 2023
UTICA, Mich. – Left-handed pitcher Greg Loukinen tossed 6.0 innings, striking out five and allowed just four hits, while Christian Ortega went 2-for-5 with a grand slam to lead the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (19-21) to an 11-2 win over the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (21-19) on Thursday night at Jimmy John’s Field.
Ray Hilbrich scored two runs and finished 3-for-4 with four RBIs for the Beavers. Malek Bolin had two hits and scored twice. JD Stubbs also scored twice and Rudy Ramirez crossed the plate three times.