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Lynchburg Hillcats rally for victory over Myrtle Beach Pelicans

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Final score

Lynchburg (Va.) Hillcats 5, Myrtle Beach Pelicans 3

Turning point

Trailing 3-2, the Hillcats rallied for three runs in the top of the ninth. After Lynchburg loaded the bases with one out, Greg Allen singled in a pair of runs to give the Hillcats the lead and Claudio Bautista plated a run on a sacrifice fly as an insurance run.

The man

Allen, whose lone hit proved key in the comeback

Decision takers

W–Jared Robinson (1-0). L–James Farris (0-1).

By the numbers

0.75ERA of Pelicans’ Jeremy Null, who started Friday

1Lynchburg’s Mark Mathias hit his first home run of the season

20Bautista’s season RBI total

Keeping records

Lynchburg Hillcats 28-13, Myrtle Beach Pelicans 22-18

Next up

Who: Lynchburg Hillcats at Myrtle Beach Pelicans

When: 7:05 p.m. Saturday

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