(At) Myrtle Beach Pelicans 4, Potomac Nationals 2
The Pelicans jumped out to an early 2-0 lead on a RBI groundout by Eloy Jimenez and RBI single by Tyler Alamo in the first inning.
Myrtle Beach leadoff hitter Trent Giambrone, who had two hits and scored two runs.
Winner: Pelicans starter Adbert Alzolay (7-1), who allowed two runs on three hits and struck out seven in 5 2/3 innings.
Loser: Nationals starter Grant Borne (3-3), who allowed four runs (three earned) on nine hits and struck out four in six innings.
By the numbers
1Extra-base hits by the Nationals
3Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media
10Strikeouts by Pelicans pitchers
Potomac 34-38, 2-4 second half, Myrtle Beach 45-30, 2-3
Potomac at Myrtle Beach, 7:05 p.m.