(At) Down East Wood Ducks 10, Myrtle Beach Pelicans 2
Matt Lipka singled in a run and Yanio Perez drove in another on a sacrifice fly in the third inning as the Wood Ducks built a 2-0 lead early before piling it on.
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Myrtle Beach’s Matt Rose, who went 2-for-4 with two doubles.
Winner: Down East starter Wes Benjamin (6-6), who allowed five hits and struck out four in six shutout innings.
Loser: Pelicans starter Michael Rucker (1-2), who allowed six runs (five earned) on eight hits and struck out two in five innings.
By the numbers
2Extra-base hits by the Pelicans
12Strikeouts by Wood Ducks pitchers
13Hits by Down East
Myrtle Beach 45-33, Down East 29-48
Myrtle Beach at Down East, 6:05 p.m.