Last night at the ballpark
Pelicans 5, Mudcats 4
Game recap | Preston Beck singled in the go-ahead run in the ninth and Chris Grayson drove in a nother while getting hit by a pitch and the Pelicans rallied for five runs in the eighth and ninth combined for the win. Jorge Alfaro hit a three-run homer in the eighth to tie the game.
Star of the game | Alfaro, who hit his fifth homer of the year
Stat of the game | 0 – Pelicans’ score through seven innings
Transaction | Left-handed pitcher Alexander Claudio was placed on the temporary inactive list. The Pelicans received right-hander Jose Monegro from extended spring training.