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Grand Strand viewer’s guide for the sports week ahead

Kyle Busch (18) leads the field on a green flag to start a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday.
Kyle Busch (18) leads the field on a green flag to start a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday. AP

▪ The Myrtle Beach Pelicans begin a three-game series at Frederick, with 7 p.m. games Monday and Tuesday and noon first pitch Wednesday. They then return home for a four-game series against the Salem Red Sox (7:05 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 6:05 p.m. Sunday).

▪ Expect to see some players changing teams as Major League Baseball’s trade deadline is 4 p.m. Monday.

▪ The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series heads to Watkins Glen International for the I LOVE NEW YORK 355 at The Glen at 3 p.m. Sunday.

▪ The PGA Tour heads to Reno, Nevada for the Barracuda Championship from Thursday through Sunday.

▪ In tennis, the men compete in the ATP Generali Open, ATP & WTA Citi Open and ATP Abierto Mexicano de Tenis MIFEL beginning Monday. The women begin play in the WTA Tour Bank of the West Classic as well as the ATP & WTA Citi Open on Monday.

David Wetzel: 843-626-0295, @MYBSports

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