Myrtle Beach Pelicans 4, Carolina Mudcats 2
After seeing their 2-0 lead cut in half in the sixth, the Pelicans padded their lead as Gleyber Torres and Yasiel Balaguert each drove in runs in the seventh.
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Pelicans starter Tommy Thorpe, who allowed one run on four hits and struck out five in 5 1/3 innings
W–Thorpe (2-1); L–Matt Withrow (0-1)). S–James Farris (3).
By the numbers
1Runs the Pelicans scored in the first and third innings3Number of hits by Myrtle Beach
3Pelicans with two or more hits (Gleyber Torres, Yasiel Balaguert, Jason Vosler)
9Runners left on base by the Mudcats
10Total hits in the game
Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-8), Carolina Mudcats (7-11).