Myrtle Beach Pelicans 5, (at) Potomac Nationals 4
After the Nationals shorted the Pelicans’ lead from 5-0 to 5-4 in the seventh, Casey Bloomquist got Jack Sunberg to hit into a fielder’s choice double play and then got Austin Davison to ground out and end the threat.
Myrtle Beach’s Eddy Martinez, who hit his 13th home run of the season.
Winner: Pelicans starter Duncan Robinson (2-2), who allowed four hits and struck out three in 5 2/3 shutout innings.
Loser: Nationals starter Joan Baez (1-7), who allowed three runs (two earned) on three hits and struck out two in 3 2/3 innings.
By the numbers
4Doubles by Potomac players
Myrtle Beach 56-48 (13-21 second half), Potomac 45-58 (12-21)
Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Potomac Nationals (DH), 1:05 p.m. Sunday