Unicorns Defeat Hoppers, 4-3
July 1st, 2023
UTICA, Mich. – Nick Pastore hit his first home run of the season to lead the Utica Unicorns (10-8) to a 4-3 win over the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (10-9) in game two of Saturday’s doubleheader at Jimmy John’s Field.
RHP Tristan Harvin started the game and pitched 5.0 innings, striking out five and scattering seven hits. Jace Baumann came in during the sixth innings and retired three of the final four batters he faced.
Joe Kalafut went 2-for-3 to lead the Hoppers offensively. Eastside scored two runs in the top of the sixth in an attempt to rally, but fell short.