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Pelicans fall in Buies Creek

Rain delay proceeds 11-0 Birds' loss to Astros
July 6, 2018

LILLINGTON, N.C. (July 6, 2018) - A first-inning rain delay on Friday night sparked the Buies Creek Astros to an 11-0 win over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans from Jim Perry Stadium. With a runner on first and a 1-0 count to the second hitter in the bottom of the first inning, J.J.

Astros' late comeback downs Pelicans

Buies Creek walks off against Birds 4-3 in series opener
July 4, 2018

LILLINGTON, N.C. (July 4, 2018) - The Buies Creek Astros scored one in the eighth and three in the ninth to erase a 3-0 deficit against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on Wednesday night to win 4-3 from Jim Perry Stadium. In the eighth inning with the Birds (39-45, 5-9) leading 3-0, the

Uelmen leads charge as Pelicans snap skid

Right-hander fires six shutout innings in Birds' 4-1 win
June 30, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 30, 2018) - Erich Uelmen was brilliant through six shutout innings on Saturday night and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans snapped a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 win over the Potomac Nationals from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Uelmen (2-0) allowed just four hits over his six innings

Winston-Salem finishes off sweep with 3-2 win over Birds

Pelicans fall out of the first-half playoff race with loss
June 13, 2018

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (June 13, 2018) - Tanner Banks' strong start for the Winston-Salem Dash was too much for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on Wednesday night in a 3-2 loss from BB&T Ballpark. Banks (6-2) won his sixth straight game by tossing seven innings, ceding two runs on seven hits while striking out

Dash blank Pelicans 4-0 to nab series victory

Winston-Salem's win nets the Dash 4.5 game lead over Birds with six contests remaining in first half
June 12, 2018

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (June 12, 2018) - Blake Rutherford and Luis Alexander Basabe each homered to back Bernardo Flores' seven shutout innings in the Myrtle Beach Pelicans' 4-0 loss to the Winston-Salem Dash from BB&T Ballpark. Rutherford smacked a solo shot on the first inning off of Pelicans (33-31) starter Alex Lange  (4-3) for

Offensive explosion fires Pelicans to eighth straight win

Birds triumph 10-3 behind Miller's strong start, Mitchell's big night
June 9, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 8, 2018) - Kevonte Mitchell lashed three extra-base hits and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans secured their eighth straight win on Saturday night by blasting the Salem Red Sox 10-3 from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Though he had to pitch through some early trouble, Tyson Miller (6-4) earned

Myrtle Beach brooms Woodies with blanking

Miller tosses six shutout innings to send Myrtle Beach to 3-0 win
June 3, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 3, 2018) - Tyson Miller pitched six dominant innings Sunday for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans in their 3-0 win over the Down East Wood Ducks from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark, earning the Birds their first sweep of the season.Miller (5-4) earned the win with six shutout innings,

Thompson, big seventh carry Birds to 6-2 win over Wood Ducks

Thompson tosses career-best 6.1 innings, Pelicans score four in the seventh
June 2, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 2, 2018) - Keegan Thompson allowed only one run over his 6.1 innings for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on Saturday night in a 6-2 win over the Down East Wood Ducks from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Thompson (3-3) earned the win, allowing just one run over a career-high

Pelicans take advantage of Woodies' miscues to capture series opener

Birds score three unearned runs in the sixth inning in 4-1 victory
June 1, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 1, 2018) - Three unearned runs in the sixth inning propelled the Myrtle Beach Pelicans to a 4-1 win over the Down East Wood Ducks on Friday night from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. With the game knotted at 1-1 in the sixth, the Pelicans (25-29) took the

Birds prevail in back-and-forth game with Astros

Andruw Monasterio, Austin Upshaw propel Pelicans to 9-6 win
May 11, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (May 11, 2018) - After a four-run lead disappeared, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans used a late rally on Friday night to down the Buies Creek Astros 9-6 from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Tied at 5-5 in the sixth, Andruw Monasterio ripped go-ahead, two-run double down the right

Thompson, Clark blank Woodies to capture series opener in Kinston

Keegan Thompson and Bailey Clark combine for Birds' third shutout of the season
May 7, 2018

KINSTON, N.C. (May 7, 2018) - Keegan Thompson fired six brilliant innings and Bailey Clark finished the game with three scoreless frames of his own Monday to lead the Myrtle Beach Pelicans to a 3-0 win over the Down East Wood Ducks from Grainger Stadium.Thompson (1-2) earned his first win of

Swarmer's brilliance leads to victory over Lynchburg

Right-hander tosses a season-high 6.2 scoreless innings in 2-1 win
May 5, 2018

LYNCHBURG, Va. (May 5, 2018) - Matt Swarmer threw 6.2 scoreless innings and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans' bullpen hung on late on Saturday in a 2-1 victory over the Lynchburg Hillcats from Calvin Falwell Field.The reigning Cubs Minor League Pitcher of the Month for April, Swarmer (3-2) was rewarded with the

Four-run fourth spurs 5-3 triumph, series win

Pelicans take two of three in Salem behind strong pitching from Swarmer and Clark
April 29, 2018

SALEM, Va. (April 29, 2018) - A four-run fourth inning and strong pitching from Matt Swarmer and Bailey Clark Sunday led the Myrtle Beach Pelicans to a 5-3 win and series victory over the Salem Red Sox from Haley Toyota Field.In a scoreless game, Vimael Machin and Jhonny Pereda began

Myrtle Beach falls 9-3 in series opener at Salem

Pieters picks up two hits and an RBI in defeat
April 27, 2018

SALEM, Va. (April 27, 2018) - The Myrtle Beach Pelicans were unable to overcome an early flurry of Salem runs Friday in the Red Sox's 9-3 victory at Haley Toyota Field.The game was scoreless in the third when Chris Madera led off with a base hit. Three batters later, Bobby

Hudson, Upshaw lead Birds past Wood Ducks

Bryan Hudson fires five strong innings and Austin Upshaw collects three RBIs in the 7-1 win
April 20, 2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (April 20, 2018) - Austin Upshaw and Vimael Machin each homered, and Bryan Hudson pitched seven strong innings Friday as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans exploded early in a 7-1 victory over the Down East Wood Ducks from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. The fast start for Myrtle Beach

Upshaw comes up big for South Bend

Cubs' 13th-rounder drives in four, including go-ahead run
July 9, 2017

In his 42nd pro at-bat, Austin Upshaw was given the green light.The Cubs prospect stepped up to the plate with two on and no outs in the first inning on Saturday, expecting to receive the bunt sign from manager Jimmy Gonzalez, who also coaches third. Instead, Upshaw was told he

Cubs Walk-Off Against Loons in Thrilling Extra-Inning Showdown

South Bend and Great Lakes played more than four hours of baseball before the Cubs won the 12-inning contest.
July 5, 2017

SOUTH BEND, IN - With fireworks sparkling throughout the skies around Four Winds Field on Independence Day, the South Bend Cubs and Great Lakes Loons put together a thrilling game that went to the 12th before the Cubs came out on top 5-4 in Game 1 of the three-game series.