Woolly Mammoths Blank Unicorns, 4-0
July 8th, 2018
UTICA, Mich. – Tyler Pagano went 2-for-4 with a double and left-handed pitcher Jake Angus (2-2) pitched 6.0 scoreless innings, striking out a personal-best nine batters to lead the Westside Woolly Mammoths (12-10) over the Utica Unicorns (11-12), 4-0, on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Jimmy John’s Field.
RHP Travis McQueen threw 2.0 clean innings in relief while striking out two batters. Jalin Lawson went 2-for-2 with a double and drove in two of the four runs scored.
Dan Ward followed up his Home Run Derby championship Saturday evening with a 2-for-4 day to lead Utica’s offensive attack.
Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Fan of the Game
Thursday, July 12
Eastside Diamond Hoppers (11-11) vs. Utica Unicorns (11-12), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: Thirsty Thursday Presented by Dave & Buster’s / Fire and Magic
Come see a night of Fire and Magic featuring Anthony Grupido while enjoying $2 Bud and Bud Lights.
Back by popular demand at Jimmy John’s Field. This year, the USPBL will offer a $2, 12-ounce Bud or Bud Light, as well as a $5 Craft Beer specials. Any college student with ID, will receive a free Koozie.
This Thirsty Thursday will feature a Fire and Magic Pub Crawl to pair with the magic at the ballpark! Enjoy these drink specials throughout the game:
- 1st and 2nd inning: Heritage Distilling Cocktails, Porter Fire Whiskey & Pepsi – 7oz $3.00
- 3rd and 4th inning: Patron Stand, Watermelon Jalapeno Margaritas – 7oz $3.00
- 5th and 6th inning: Back Stop Bar – Honey Habanero Moonshine & Sierra Mist – 7oz $3.00
- 7th inning: Tito’s Stand – Blue Raspberry Frozen Daiquiris – 7oz $3.00
- 8th and 9th: AAA Clubhouse Fire & Magic Drink Specials – 7oz $3.00
Fire and Magic, featuring Anthony Grupido
The main event will take place immediately following the game and will feature the youngest member of Oakland County’s Elite 40 Under 40 Anthony Grupido as he performs Fire Show and Straight Jacket Escape. Grupido was named “Metro Detroit’s Best Magician” by Fox 2 News in 2017.
Friday, July 13th
Utica Unicorns (11-12) vs. Westside Woolly Mammoths (12-10), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: Fireworks Friday / Blackjack the Border Collie
Before the spectacular fireworks show, catch Blackjack the Border Collie.
Join us for a great night of professional baseball and a spectacular fireworks show immediately following the ballgame.
Blackjack the Border Collie
Watch Blackjack the Border Collie sail through the air and catch some frisbees.
$1 off Founders in the Short Hops Craft Beer Garden. Not applicable to the discount on Founders if the Beer Batter of the Game gets a hit.
Saturday, July 14th
Westside Woolly Mammoths (12-10) vs. Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (10-11), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: WCSX Classic Rock Saturday – Tom Petty Tribute Band / Family Campout
Enjoy some live classic rock music, mingle with WCSX radio personalities and stay on Jimmy John’s Field.
WCSX Classic Rock
Detroit’s Classic Rock station will feature some of its radio personalities at the game, including Erin V who will sing the National Anthem before the game. Live music by Teddy Petty and the Refugees.
A special ticket offer that will allow you and your family to experience one of the most unique and awesome nights of your life. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran, or coming to the campout night for the first time, take a moment to enjoy the evening on Jimmy John’s Field.
Sunday, July 15th
Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (10-11) vs. Eastside Diamond Hoppers (11-11), 1:05 p.m. first pitch, (Gates Open at Noon)
PROMOTIONS: Sunday Fun Day with the Ice Princesses and FREE Dippin’ Dots
Join us for an Icy Sunday presented by Fairytale Entertainment, with free Dippin’ Dots.
Enjoy an icy Sunday Fun Day at Jimmy John’s Field with Snow Queen and Frozen Princess Ann presented by Fairytale Entertainment. Get the chance to meet and take photos with characters from the movie as they make their way around the ballpark.
Free Dippin’ Dots
The first 500 fans in the gates will receive free Dippin’ Dots.
**Snow Queen and Frozen Princess Ann will be at the main gates at 12 p.m. for meet and greets. They will be visiting fans around the ballpark from 1 – 3 p.m.