Myrtle Beach halts skid with 4-2 win
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 27, 2017) - Myrtle Beach snapped their three-game losing skid behind a terrific outing from Adbert Alzolay , who allowed just two earned runs over 5.2 innings Tuesday in the Pelicans' 4-2 win over the Potomac Nationals from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Alzolay (7-1) was terrific for
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 27, 2017) - Myrtle Beach snapped their three-game losing skid behind a terrific outing from
Alzolay (7-1) was terrific for Myrtle Beach (45-30, 2-3), as he tossed 5.2 innings and allowed just two runs while striking out seven Potomac (35-41, 2-4) batters.
Myrtle Beach wasted no time as they struck first in the opening frame.
Alamo recorded his second hit of the contest with a leadoff double to begin the fourth inning for Myrtle Beach. He advanced to third on a ground out before scoring on a sacrifice fly from
Giambrone singled to begin the fifth, and Higgins reached on an error to put two Pelicans on with nobody out in the inning. Both runners advanced into scoring position on a fly out from Jimenez before Giambrone scored on an RBI groundout from
With the score 4-1, Potomac would plate one in the sixth. Back-to-back singles from
Myrtle Beach and Potomac will play game three of the four-game set on Wednesday. The 7:05 p.m. contest will feature Pelicans RHP Thomas Hatch (3-6, 3.33 ERA) against Potomac RHP
Wednesday's contest will feature Weiner Wednesday, meaning buy-one, get-one hot dogs all night long. Gates will open at 6 p.m. at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark.
The 2017 season is the 19th season for the Pelicans franchise and third as the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. For information on tickets to see the Pelicans in 2017, please call (843) 918-6000, e-mail [email protected], or visit www.MyrtleBeachPelicans.com.
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