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Myrtle Beach Pelicans move past Salem Dash with victory

Myrtle Beach Pelicans move past Salem Dash with victory

DE LEON DRIVES IN GO-AHEAD RUN IN HIS PELICANS DEBUT   MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 26, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, defeated the Winston Salem Dash 7-2 on Tuesday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Michael De Leon went 1-4 in his Class A-Advanced debut; his RBI single in the sixth inning put the Birds ahead for good. With Tuesday’s win, Myrtle Beach moved ahead of the Salem Red Sox, giving the team a one game lead in the second half Southern Division standings. The Pelicans (34-30, 78-54) wasted no time getting on the board. Chris Grayson hit a first-pitch leadoff home run off of Dash starter, Tyler Danish.  The home […]

Mother nature, error takes game from Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Mother nature, error takes game from Myrtle Beach Pelicans

TWO UNEARNED RUNS UPEND BIRDS IN SIX-INNING GAME   LYNCHBURG, VA August 23, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, suffered a rain-shortened 2-0 defeat at the hands of the Lynchburg Hillcats on Saturday night at Calvin Falwell Field. The Birds allowed two unearned runs in the fourth, the game was delayed in the sixth, and ultimately called due to inclement weather. Both starting pitchers worked out of jams in the early going. Blair Walters of Lynchburg allowed a first-inning walk, surrendered two runners in the second and three in the third, but avoided a run from coming across. The best early chance for the Pelicans (32-29, 76-53) came in the second.   Christopher […]

Ryan Bores leads Pelicans to record-setting win

Ryan Bores leads Pelicans to record-setting win

PELICANS WIN 44TH ROAD WIN, MOST IN TEAM HISTORY   LYNCHBURG, VA August 22, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, earned an 8-2 win over the Lynchburg Hillcats on Friday night at Calvin Falwell Field. Starter Ryan Bores matched a season and career-high with seven innings of one-run ball en route to his first Carolina League win. The win was the club’s 44th road victory, setting a new team record for road wins in a season. After a scoreless first, the Pelicans (32-28, 76-52) posted four runs in the second against Lynchburg starter Jarrett Miller. Kellin Deglan collected the first off three hits to open the scoring with a two-run single to make […]

Myrtle Beach Pelicans leave Myrtle Beach happy with 3-2 win

Myrtle Beach Pelicans leave Myrtle Beach happy with 3-2 win

PARRA EARNS TEAM-LEADING TENTH WIN MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 21, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, salvaged the three-game series with a 3-2 over the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Thursday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Pelicans starter Luis Parra won his tenth game of the season, matching current Frisco RoughRiders pitcher Andrew Faulkner for the team lead in wins and second-most in the Carolina League. The Pelicans (31-28, 75-52) took the lead in the bottom of the first inning. Lewis Brinson led off with a single to center. With one out, Preston Beck drove a 2-2 pitch from Blue Rocks starter Miguel Almonte into the Pelicans bullpen in right field for […]

Myrtle Beach Pelicans drop season-worst fifth consecutive game

Myrtle Beach Pelicans drop season-worst fifth consecutive game

BIRDS BULLPEN PITCHES FOUR SCORELESS INNINGS MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 20, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, dropped game two 3-1 to the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Wednesday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Despite the loss, the Pelicans remained in sole possession of first place in the Southern Division, as the Salem Red Sox also lost. The Blue Rocks (28-27, 61-62) opened the scoring in the top of the second inning. With one out, Frank Schwindel hit his first Carolina League home run to left field to put Wilmington ahead 1-0.   The Pelicans (30-28, 74-52) tied the game in the bottom of the second on a solo home run by […]

Anger Management + Ice Bucket Challenge = HAPPY

Anger Management + Ice Bucket Challenge = HAPPY

MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 19, 2014  – The stars have aligned for another magical night at TicketReturn.Com Field as the Pelicans celebrate Minor League Baseball’s first Happy Day. In addition to celebrating all things “Happy,” just days after Pelicans Manager Joe Mikulik’s anger fueled ejection went viral, the Birds will continue their Play It Forward initiative as the entire team participates in the Ice Bucket Challenge to benefit the ALS Association. Joe Mikulik: If You’re Happy & You Know It “The ubiquity of Pharrel’s hit song was the inspiration for Happy Day,” said General Manager Andy Milovich. “Holidays exist throughout the year for everything imaginable and we felt there should be a day to celebrate happiness.” Happy Day is slated […]

Myrtle Beach Pelicans swept for first time since April

Myrtle Beach Pelicans swept for first time since April

SALEM CLUBS THREE HOMERS, ROUTS BIRDS   SALEM, VA August 17, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, surrendered three home runs, including an inside the park homer, in a 9-1 loss to the Salem Red Sox on Sunday at LewisGale Field. The Red Sox swept the Pelicans in the three-game set, marking the first series sweep of Myrtle Beach since April 3-6, which also came to Salem.   Pelicans starter Chad James pitched well on Sunday, but Salem (27-25, 60-60) jumped out to a lead against him in the first. With one out, Carlos Asuaje smacked a double. He reached third on a single to right by Reed Gragnani and trotted home on […]

Salem Red Sox explode for 21 hits, 17 runs to take series from Birds

Salem Red Sox explode for 21 hits, 17 runs to take series from Birds

RYAN CORDELL COLLECTS CAREER-HIGH FOUR RBI IN FOUR-HIT DEBUT SALEM, VA August 16, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, allowed a season-high 21 hits in a 17-9 loss to the Salem Red Sox on Saturday night at LewisGale Field. In the losing effort, right fielder Ryan Cordell matched a career-best with four hits, including a home run, and drove in a career-high four RBI in addition to notching an outfield assist in his Pelicans debut. With the loss, the Pelicans fell in the three-game and season-series to Salem, and the Red Sox pulled within two games of first place. Despite the defeat, the Pelicans (30-25, 74-49) scored first on Saturday. Chris Garia reached […]

Walk-off wild pitch snaps nine-game road winning streak

Walk-off wild pitch snaps nine-game road winning streak

GAME-WINNING RUN COMES UNEARNED OFF OF BIRDS ‘PEN   SALEM, VA August 15, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, were knocked off 3-2 in extra-innings in their series opener against the Salem Red Sox at LewisGale Field on Friday night. The loss snapped a known franchise record-setting nine-game road winning streak. They have lost three of their last four games, and all three losses have come by one run. In his return to the starting rotation, Victor Payano put forth one of his best starts of the year. The southpaw allowed only two hits over five innings; he walked just one, and fanned three. One of the two hits he allowed, however, was […]

Myrtle Beach Pelicans shut out Carolina Mudcats

Myrtle Beach Pelicans shut out Carolina Mudcats

WOLFF AND PARRA BLANK CAROLINA IN SERIES FINALE MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 14, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, defeated the Carolina Mudcats 1-0 on Thursday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. History was made Thursday when the Pelicans had their first consecutive sellouts in franchise history. Sam Wolff and Luis Parra combined to pitch the Pelicans’ ninth shutout of the season. The Pelicans (30-23, 74-47) recorded only two hits on the night off of Carolina starter Adam Plutko, which was a season-low for the Birds. Royce Bolinger hit a single to right center field, but was erased when trying to stretch the hit into a double. In the next at-bat, Nick […]

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