Myrtle Beach Pelicans fall short in come back attempt to Wilmington Blue Rocks

From staff reportsAugust 29, 2012 

  • Thursday’s game Who | Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Wilmington Blue Rocks When | 6:35 p.m. Where | Frawley Stadium, Wilmington, Del. Radio | 101.9 FM; 1050 AM Next homestand | Sept. 1-3, Lynchburg Hillcats Ticket information | Call the Pelicans ticket office at 843-918-6000 or 877-918-TIXX

Last night at the ballpark

Blue Rocks 4, Pelicans 3

Game recap | The game was scoreless through six innings. Myrtle Beach struck first in the seventh but it wasn’t enough as Wilmington scored four in the bottom half of the inning.

Star of the game | Wilmington’s Brooks Pounders – struck out five in seven innings.

Stat of the game | 3 – the number of errors by the Pelicans.

In the news | Myrtle Beach became the first team in the Minor Leagues to offer fans paperless tickets. On August 16th, a 2D ticket scanner was installed at Field at Pelicans Ballpark. It allows fans to purchase and scan a ticket directly from a smart phone bypassing the need to wait in will call lines or require the use of a printer. The use of this new technology is available to anyone with a smart phone and internet access.

• View the box score and standings on 7B.

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