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Chad James leads shutout of Wilmington Blue Rocks

Chad James leads shutout of Wilmington Blue Rocks

LEFTY MATCHES CAREER-HIGH WITH NINE STRIKEOUTS   WILMINGTON, DE August 5, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, notched their seventh shutout win of the year with a 2-0 blanking of the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Tuesday night at Frawley Stadium. Left-handed starter Chad James matched an affiliated career-high in strikeouts with nine and shutdown Wilmington over six strong innings. Chris Garia created a run right off the bat for the Pelicans (24-21, 68-45). He singled to open the game, then stole second and scored when, in stealing third, catcher Zane Evans’ throw was dropped by third baseman Ramon Torres and went into left field. With the two steals, Garia now leads the Carolina […]

Back to Back 67’s keep Florida Southern alum Brian Richey ahead at Palmetto State Open

Back to Back 67’s keep Florida Southern alum Brian Richey ahead at Palmetto State Open

Last Week’s Winner, Jamaica’s Wesley Brown, just 3 back heading into final round LITTLE RIVER, SC August 5, 2014 – Florida Southern alum Brian Richey, out of Lakeland, Fla., once again finds himself leading and in the final pairing on the final day of an NGA Tour event. This is nothing new for Richey, who is looking for his first NGA Tour Pro Series win. It’s not that Richey has been snake bit, it’s just lady luck has chosen to shine on others and snatch victory out from under him several times this season. In Ocala, former Florida Gator Tyson Alexander holed out for eagle from 17 fairway to snatch victory out from under Richey. Then, only a week later, […]

Jorge Alfaro moves up to Double-A Frisco RoughRiders

Jorge Alfaro moves up to Double-A Frisco RoughRiders

SAM STAFFORD RETURNS FROM THE DISABLED LIST   MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 4, 2014 – The Texas Rangers made the following transactions on Monday that affect the roster of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. Top catching prospect Jorge Alfaro has been promoted to the Double-A Frisco RoughRiders, and left-handed pitcher Sam Stafford has been reinstated off of the 7-day disabled list. Alfaro, 21, entered the season ranked as the second-best prospect in the Rangers farm system by Baseball America and the number 54 overall prospect in the game. In 100 games with the Pelicans, including 75 behind the dish, the catcher slugged 13 homers and a league-leading 73 RBI. The product of Sincelejo, Colombia also clubbed 22 doubles, netted five triples, […]

Walk-off wild pitch sends Myrtle Beach Pelicans to victory

Walk-off wild pitch sends Myrtle Beach Pelicans to victory

MYRTLE BEACH AVOIDS SWEEP WITH TWO-RUN NINTH   MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 3, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, won the series finale on a walk-off wild pitch 7-6 against the Salem Red Sox on Sunday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. The Birds avoided being swept for the second time this season with the win and evened the season series with the Sox. The Red Sox (19-23, 52-58) entered the ninth inning trailing 5-4, but retook the lead against Pelicans reliever Abel De Los Santos. Carlos Asuaje led off the frame with a single. After Jantzen Witte struck out swinging, and Mario Martinez hit his second two-run home run of the […]

Salem Red Sox come back to defeat Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Salem Red Sox come back to defeat Myrtle Beach Pelicans

ERRORS COST PELICANS LATE MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 2, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, dropped Game 2 to the Salem Red Sox 5-3 on Saturday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Salem took the lead in the season series eight games to seven with the win. The Pelicans (22-21, 66-45) took a 2-0 lead in the first inning. With one out, Jorge Alfaro hit a solo shot into the Budweiser Thirst Inning deck off of the first pitch he saw from Red Sox starter Pat Light to give the Birds a 1-0 lead. The catcher’s home run was his thirteenth of the season. After Preston Beck popped out, Royce Bolinger hit […]

Bike Night Kickoff at House of Blues Myrtle Beach

Bike Night Kickoff at House of Blues Myrtle Beach

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 1, 2014 – Harley Shop at the Beach and House of Blues are proud to partner with local veteran’s group Operation Welcome Home to host a Bike Night on The Deck at House of Blues kicking off on Aug. 7th and running through Oct. 9th. These nights will feature live music, raffle prizes and a fun gathering for bike enthusiasts to get together for a good cause. The first event will take place on Aug. 7th with the band Longreef taking the stage at 7pm and Operation Welcome Home selling raffle tickets for prizes to be awarded that night as well as giving entry into the larger raffle that will be taking place on Oct. […]

Myrtle Beach Peilicans rally comes up short in 4-3 Loss to Salem Red Sox

Myrtle Beach Peilicans rally comes up short in 4-3 Loss to Salem Red Sox

WITTE SETS CAREER-HIGH WITH FOUR HITS   MYRTLE BEACH, SC AUGUST 1, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, lost the series opener to the Salem Red Sox 4-3 on Friday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Jantzen Witte singled four times to set a career-high for hits in a game. With the win, Salem tied the season series at seven apiece. The game was scoreless over the first four innings. Pelicans starter Sam Wolff made his second start since coming off of the disabled list on July 26. Wolff pitched three scoreless innings, striking out four while scattering three hits and a hit batter. Jose Monegro came in to the game in […]

Lewis Brinson’s slamami breaks the tie in the sixteenth

Lewis Brinson’s slamami breaks the tie in the sixteenth

PELICANS SWEEP P-NATS WITH WIN IN LONGEST GAME OF 2014   WOODBRIDGE, VA July 30, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, knocked off the Potomac Nationals in a 16-inning affair 10-6 on Wednesday afternoon at Pfitzner Stadium. Lewis Brinson launched a grand slam in the top of the sixteenth frame to put the Pelicans ahead, who swept the Nationals in Woodbridge for the first time since 2006. The Pelicans (21-19, 66-43) never trailed on Wednesday. The club led 1-0, 2-1, by as many as five runs at 6-1, and ultimately by a 10-6 score.   With two outs in the ninth inning, Jose Leclerc surrendered a two-run blast to the Nationals center fielder […]

Myrtle Beach Pelicans beat up Bacus and P-Nats

Myrtle Beach Pelicans beat up Bacus and P-Nats

PELICANS HAND RIGHT-HANDER CAREER WORST OUTING   WOODBRIDGE, VA July 28, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, scored 11 runs on 16 hits in an 11-2 lopsided win over the Potomac Nationals on Monday night at Pfitzner Stadium. Three different Pelicans had three hits, including Royce Bolinger, who his sixth home run and second of the road trip. The bullpen tossed four scoreless innings in relief of Chad James, who earned the win. With the win and the rest of the league idle, the Pelicans are now tied for first place in the second-half Southern Division standings. The Pelicans (20-19, 64-43) strung together seven straight two-out baserunners to plate six runs in the […]

Dominic Bozzelli wins Southern Ontario Open with final day record 63

Dominic Bozzelli wins Southern Ontario Open with final day record 63

Auburn alum Bozzelli grabs 4th NGA win of the season MYRTLE BEACH, SC July 28, 2014: Southern Ontario Open – Results – All Golfers Player Total R1 R2 R3 R4 Total Purse 1 Dominic Bozzelli -17 70 67 67 63 267 $7,500.00 Pittsford 2 Will Strickler -16 70 65 64 69 268 $4,000.00 Dallas 3 Christopher Ross -15 69 69 65 66 269 $2,775.00 Dundas 4 Thomas Hay -14 69 65 68 68 270 $2,025.00 Langley T5 Colton Kalkanis -13 69 68 67 67 271 $1,975.00 Barrie T5 Justin Martinson -13 67 71 65 68 271 $1,975.00 Avondale 7 Sebastian Szirmak -12 69 71 67 65 272 $1,900.00 Toronto 8 Daniel Kim -11 65 71 67 70 273 $1,650.00 toronto […]

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