Woolly Mammoths Score Late to Defeat Beavers, 7-2
UTICA, Mich. – Jackson Smith went 2-for-5, driving in a game-high four runs, and right-handed hurler Gavin Collins threw 2.0 scoreless innings to lead the Westside Woolly Mammoths (8-8) to a 7-2 victory over the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (8-10) on Friday at Jimmy John’s Field.
Trailing 1-0 in the seventh inning, Tommy Fuessel singled to left field with two outs and the bases loaded to drive in the go ahead runs. The Mammoths went on to score five unearned runs in the inning to take a commanding lead. Ethan Wiskur finished 2-for-5 with one RBI for the Mammoths.
Left-handed pitcher Gerry Salisbury threw well for the Beavers, working 6.2 innings, allowing just two hits, four runs, no earned runs and struck out five.
The Woolly Mammoths scored seven runs, on seven hits and no errors, while the Beavers scored two runs, on five hits and committed one error.
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Beavers (8-9) vs. Unicorns (7-9), 7:05 pm start (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: 99.5 WYCD Country Music Night – Derek Winters Band presented by Top Hat Masonry
99.5 WYCD Country Music Night
Grab your boots and head down to Jimmy John’s Field for 99.5 WYCD Country Music Night. Come early and enjoy music from the Derek Winters Band as they play from the Dana St. Clair Stage during pregame and in between innings on the lawn in right center field.
Sunday, June 24
Diamond Hoppers vs Woolly Mammoths, 1:05 p.m. start (Gates open at Noon)
PROMOTIONS: Sunday Funday/ A Neverland Journey
Join us for a Sunday Fun Day in Neverland. Meet your favorite characters and fairy friends presented by Fairytale Entertainment.
**Characters will be at the main gates at Noon for meet and greets. They will be visiting fans around the ballpark from 1 – 3 p.m.