(At) Myrtle Beach Pelicans 6, Carolina Mudcats 1
Eloy Jimenez highlighted a four-run first inning with a two-run home run as the Pelicans staked out to a big lead early.
Jimenez, who made the most of his lone hit.
Winner: Pelicans reliever Tommy Thorpe (3-2), who struck out one in 1 2/3 hitless innings.
Loser: Mudcats starter Trey Supak (1-1), who allowed four runs on six hits and struck out five in five innings.
By the numbers
6Home runs for Jimenez this season
9Strikeouts recorded by Pelicans pitchers
10Hits by Myrtle Beach.
Carolina at Myrtle Beach, 7:05 p.m. Monday.