Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Frederick Keys rally late for win over Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Myrtle Beach’s Jesse Hodges drove in a pair of runs Tuesday.
Myrtle Beach’s Jesse Hodges drove in a pair of runs Tuesday. Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Final score

(At) Frederick Keys 5, Myrtle Beach Pelicans 2

Turning point

With the game tied at 2 in the eighth, Ademar Rifaela drove in the go-ahead run on a single and the Keys added two more on a double from Armando Araiza.

Offensive star

Araiza, who went 2-for-4.

Decision takers

Winner: Keys reliever Tanner Chleborad (1-3), who allowed two hits and struck out two in 2 1/3 shutout innings.

Loser: Pelicans reliever Dakota Mekkes (2-1), who allowed three runs on four hits and struck out two in 1 2/3 innings.

By the numbers

2Extra-base hits by Myrtle Beach

8Hits by each team

10Combined strikeouts

Keeping record

Myrtle Beach 56-52 (13-25 second half), Frederick 50-56 (19-18)

On deck

Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Frederick Keys, noon Wednesday

David Wetzel: 843-626-0295, @MYBSports

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