Down East Wood Ducks 5, (at) Myrtle Beach Pelicans 1
Josh Altmann drove in a run on a fielding error and Preston Scott drove in another on a groundout as the Wood Ducks manufactured a couple runs to take a 2-0 lead in the first inning.
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Myrtle Beach’s P.J. Higgins, who had the team’s lone RBI.
Winner: Down East starter Richelson Pena (7-4), who allowed one run on five hits and struck out three in seven innings.
Loser: Pelicans starter Justin Steele (6-6), who allowed five runs (two earned) and struck out two in five innings.
By the numbers
2Errors by Myrtle Beach
5Scoreless innings after the fourth
14RBIs on the season for Higgins
Down East 37-60 (13-15 second half), Myrtle Beach 54-43 (11-16)
Down East Wood Ducks at Myrtle Beach Pelicans, 7:05 p.m. Saturday