Unicorns Use Big Innings to Beat Mammoths, 19-2
July 31st, 2022
UTICA, Mich. – The Utica Unicorns (19-18) scored 19 runs, a league second most since the inaugural season in 2016, as they defeated the Westside Woolly Mammoths (10-16) on Sunday afternoon at Jimmy John’s Field.
The Unicorns used an eight-run fourth inning, including a home run by Adam De La Cruz, and a six-run fifth inning, to take a commanding lead. Ari Sechopoulos had a monster afternoon. Sechopoulos went 2-for-6 with five RBIs and three runs scored. Infielder Jon Hodo finished the day with two RBIs, two hits, and three runs scored.
Right-hand pitcher Jean Muntaner picked up his third win of the season, pitching 4.0 innings of relief, scattering two hits and striking out four.