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Myrtle Beach Pelicans edge Wilmington Blue Rocks for series sweep

Connor Myers scored the winning run for the Pelicans on Sunday.
Connor Myers scored the winning run for the Pelicans on Sunday. Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Game 1 Final score

Myrtle Beach Pelicans 2, (at) Wilmington Blue Rocks 1

Turning point

Connor Myers scored on a wild pitch in the seventh inning to break a 1-all tie.

Offensive star

Myers, who went 1-for-2.

Decision takers

Winner: Pelicans reliever David Berg (1-2), who allowed three hits and struck out three in three shutout innings.

Loser: Blue Rocks reliever Luis Rico (0-2), who allowed one run on two hits and struck out five in three innings.

By the numbers

1Total extra-base hits

4Hits by Myrtle Beach

13Strikeouts by Wilmington pitchers

Keeping record

Myrtle Beach 68-59 (25-32), Wilmington 64-62 (25-31)

On deck

Down East Wood Ducks at Myrtle Beach Pelicans, 7:05 p.m. Tuesday

David Wetzel: 843-626-0295, @MYBSports

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