Birds' offense labors in Game 1 of SDCS
KINSTON, N.C. (September 7, 2017) - Vimael Machin recorded three hits for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on Saturday despite their 4-1 loss to the Down East Wood Ducks in Game 1 of the Southern Division Championship Series from Grainger Stadium.Matt Lipka kicked off the scoring for Down East (1-0) in
KINSTON, N.C. (September 7, 2017) -
With one out in the bottom of the fourth inning,
Myrtle Beach's lone run of the contest came in the top of the sixth inning.
C.D. Pelham made his High-A debut for the Wood Ducks, and the left-hander tossed two scoreless innings en route to his first save of the 2017 postseason.
Myrtle Beach will host Game 2 on Friday in a seven-inning contest with a 5:05 p.m. first pitch. RHP
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