Buies Creek Astros 5, (at) Myrtle Beach Pelicans 1
Jason Martin hit a two-run home run in the second at-bat of the game and the Astros added two more in the second to built an early 4-0 lead.
Martin, whose lone hit was a home run.
Winner: Buies Creek starter Hector Perez (2-1), who allowed five hits and struck out seven in six shutout innings.
Loser: Pelicans starter Adbert Alzolay (3-1), who allowed four runs on three hits and struck out seven in seven innings.
By the numbers
6Martin’s home run total
Buies Creek 24-15, Myrtle Beach 21-18