Kreutzer Powers Hoppers Past Beavers, 11-7
August 25th, 2022
UTICA, Mich. – Nick Kreutzer went 3-for-4 with a home run and four RBIs, and right-handed pitcher Andrew Verbrugge (2-6) threw 6.0 innings and struck out seven to lead the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (17-22) past the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (21-18), 11-7, on Thursday in front of a packed Jimmy John’s Field.
The Hoppers scored four runs in the third inning, highlighted by a three-run home run by Kreutzer. Alex Pup finished 3-for-4, with three runs scored, while Bryant Shellenbarger went 1-for-3 with one RBI and one walk. Noah Marcoux had two hits and two runs.