Mammoths Push Streak to Five in 9-4 Win over Beavers
June 1st, 2018
UTICA, Mich. – Ethan Wiskur went 3-for-5 with four RBIs, falling just a home run shy of a cycle, while Drew Kitson finished 3-for-3 with a home run to push the Westside Woolly Mammoths (5-2) past the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (4-6), 9-4, on Friday night at Jimmy John’s Field. The Woolly Mammoths are riding a five-game winning streak.
A four-run sixth inning for the Woolly Mammoths was the difference as Wiskur and Tyler Pagano each drove in two runs and brought eight batters to the plate. Westside finished with a season-best 15 hits in the ballgame.
Hunter Wood continued to swing a hot bat for the Beavers, smashing a 411-foot home run to right-center field in the second inning, while Jack Hranec dove in two runs to lead the offensive attack for Birmingham Bloomfield.
Woolly Mammoths starter Josh Mason (3-0) tossed 6.0 innings, giving up four runs on six hits while also striking out four to pick up his third win on the year.
SATURDAY, June 2
Woolly Mammoths vs. Eastside Diamond Hoppers (5-3), 7:05 pm first pitch (Gates open at 6pm)
- WCSX Classic Rock Saturday with Bob Seger Tribute Band, Live Bullet Detroit
- WCSX personalities will be out at the ballpark
SUNDAY, June 3
Unicorns vs. Beavers, 1:05 pm first pitch (Gates open at Noon)
- Sunday Fun Day with your favorite Superheroes, presented by Fairytale Entertainment
- Calling all Superheroes to the ballpark! Meet and Greet from Noon-1 p.m., and then your favorite Superheroes will be roaming the ballpark until 3 p.m.