Woolly Mammoths Take Down Diamond Hoppers, 7-4
July 25th, 2018
UTICA, Mich. – Tyler Pagano went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run, while Jalin Lawson finished 2-for-3 to lead the Westside Woolly Mammoths (16-15) over the Eastside Diamond Hoppers (14-15), 7-4, Wednesday on Woolly Wonka night at Jimmy John’s Field.
Josh Mason won his fourth consecutive start on the mound and league-best seventh win, tossing 7.0 innings, allowing four runs and struck out six Hoppers.
For the Hoppers, Brian Parreira and Brian Davis each crushed two-run home runs. Parreira led all offensive players, going 3-for-4 with two RBIs.
Earning the save for the Woolly Mammoths was right-handed pitcher Clifton Landess III with a perfect ninth inning.
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Thursday, July 26
Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (15-13) vs. Utica Unicorns (14-16), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: Thirsty Thursday Presented by Dave & Buster’s / Zombie Night / Founders Takeover
Get your face painted for Zombie Night, enjoy drink specials and listen to live music by the High Hats.
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 Zombie Pub Crawl at the ballpark! Enjoy these drink specials throughout the game:
- 1st and 2nd inning: Biter Bloody Maria’s, Patron Stand – 7oz $3.00
- 3rd and 4th inning: Undead Punch, Back Stop Bar – 7oz $3.00
- 5th and 6th inning: Walker Whiskey, Heritage Distilling – 7oz $3.00
- 7th inning: Corona Crawlers, Import Stand – 12oz can $3.00
- 8th and 9th: Zombie Cocktail Special, AAA Clubhouse – $3.00
$15 AYCE Wings
Located in the Short Hops Craft Beer Garden. Includes 1 – 16 oz. Craft Beer and All You Can Eat Wings! Wristbands for the AYCE Wing Station can be purchased at the Brooks Brewing or Thirsty Thursday table on the 3rd base side.
The dead will come alive on Zombie night at Jimmy John’s Field! The High Hats Band will be rocking the house dead all night from the Dana St. Clair Stage on the lawn in right center field. Come in your best zombie costume, get your face painted like a walker and join the zombie parade around the field.
Zombie Night Special Ticket Offer – $20
Bring your friends and family to Jimmy John’s Field fora night of baseball and the undead! All those who purchase this special ticket package are invited to turn into a zombie for the night!
- Grandstand ticket to the game
- Air brush artist to turn you into a Zombie!
- Zombie Night T-Shirt
- 1 of our Zombie Night Cocktails (Biter Bloody Maria, Undead Punch, Walker Whiskey Sour or 12 oz can of Corona or Corona Light) or a 12 oz domestic beer or soft drink.
Founders AAA Clubhouse Tap Takeover – AAA Clubhouse
$30 Ticket includes 6 tasting samples (3 oz pour) of the following Founders Brewing beers, perfectly paired with small bites / canapés.
- All Day IPA paired with Cajun Shrimp Skewers
- Solid Gold paired with Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites
- KBS paired with Espresso Rubbed Lamb Lollipops
- Dankwood paired with Shaved Sirloin & Stilton Sliders
- Rubaeus paired with Raspberry Brie En Croute
- CBS paired with Sweet Potato Maple Layered Cheesecake
Friday, July 27
Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (15-13) vs. Westside Woolly Mammoths (16-15), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: Fireworks Friday Powered by XFINITY
Stick around after the game for Friday Fireworks Spectacular
Join us for a great night of professional baseball and a spectacular fireworks show immediately following the ballgame Powered by XFINITY.
$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 28
Utica Unicorns (14-16) vs. Eastside Diamond Hoppers (14-15), 7:05 p.m. first pitch (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
PROMOTIONS: 99.5 WYCD Country Music Night, A Salute to Garth Brooks / Strike Out Hunger
Enjoy some live classic rock music, mingle with WCSX radio personalities and stay on Jimmy John’s Field.
Strike Out Hunger
Join us for “Strike Out Hunger” Night at Jimmy John’s Field! We will be holding a canned food drive throughout the night with the proceeds benefiting Macomb Feeding the Need. It’s also country music night at the ballpark.
Hoppers Specialty Jerseys
50% of all proceeds from this online auction of the players’ jerseys will benefit Macomb Feeding the Need and its mission to provide food, clothes and hope to this in need in the Macomb Community. Macomb Feeding the Need will be holding their “Strike Out Hunger” event at Jimmy John’s Field on July 28. See www.macombftn.org for more on the organization.
Bidding for the jerseys closes Tuesday, July 31 at midnight ET (12 AM on 8/1/18).
99.5 WYCD Country Music Night
Grab your boots and head down to Jimmy John’s Field for 99.5 WYCD Country Music Night. Come early and enjoy pregame and in between innings music from the Cadillac Cowboys (A Salute to Garth Brooks) from the Dana St. Clair Stage on the lawn in right center field.
Sunday, July 29
Eastside Diamond Hoppers (14-15) vs. Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (15-13), 1:05 p.m. first pitch, (Gates Open at Noon)
PROMOTIONS: Sunday Fun Day with Minion Villain Party
Come out for Sunday Fun Day with the Minion Villain Party presented by Fairytale Entertainment!
**The Minion Villain Party will be at the main gates at 12 pm for meet and greets. They will be visiting fans around the ballpark from Noon – 3 p.m.