Woolly Mammoths Work Extra to Defeat Beavers, 3-2 (10)
July 27th, 2018
UTICA, Mich. – Brandon Cuddy drove in Jalin Lawson in the bottom of the 10th inning with a sacrifice fly, while Jake Angus tossed 7.0 strong innings, allowing one earned run as the Westside Woolly Mammoths (17-15) defeated the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers (16-14), 3-2 in extra innings, in front of a sellout crowd at Jimmy John’s Field on Friday Night.
For the Beavers, starting pitcher Gerry Salisbury earned a no decision, scattering four hits and fanned eight, while Nick Campana homered and Thomas Roulis went 2-for-5 to lead the offensive attack.
With the Beavers leading 2-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning, Drew Kitson hit his fourth homer of the season, tying the game at 2-2.
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Saturday, July 28
Utica Unicorns (14-17) 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 (16-14), 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.