Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Myrtle Beach Pelicans bats come to life in win over Winston-Salem Dash Field at Pelicans Ballpark Field at Pelicans Ballpark

Final score

Myrtle Beach Pelicans 5, Winston-Salem Dash 2

Turning point

Outfielder Shawon Dunston Jr. hit an RBI double, and catcher Gioskar Amaya scored on a passed ball to extend the Pelicans’ lead to four runs and they held on to beat the Dash.

The man

Dunston Jr., who was 3-for-4 with two doubles and a triple.

Decision takers

W–Jonathan Martinez (2-1, 3.30 ERA); L–Spencer Adams (3-1, 3.48); SV–Jose Rosario (2).

By the numbers

3.5Games that now separate first-place Salem and Myrtle Beach

5Pelicans with multiple hits

7Extra-base hits by the Pelicans’ offense

Keeping records

Myrtle Beach Pelicans (13-11, 2nd Southern), Winston-Salem Dash (10-16, 4th Southern)

Max McKinnon: 843-626-0302, @mmckinnonTSN

Next up

Who: Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Winston-Salem Dash

When: 7:05 p.m. Wednesday


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