Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Myrtle Beach Pelicans get past Wilmingotn Blue Rocks

Myrtle Beach’s Gleyber Torres hit his sixth home run of the season Monday.
Myrtle Beach’s Gleyber Torres hit his sixth home run of the season Monday. jlee@thesunnews.com

Final score

Myrtle Beach Pelicans 4, Wilmington Blue Rocks 2

Turning point

After going down 2-0 in the top of the first inning, Myrtle Beach’s Gleyber Torres hit a solo home run in the bottom of the frame to cut the lead in half. The Pelicans went on to score runs in the fourth, fifth and eighth inning to complete the comeback.

The man

Torres, who pushed his home run total to six

Decision takers

W–Trevor Clifton (3-3); L–Corey Ray (1-1). S–Ryan McNeil (2).

By the numbers

1Humberto Arteaga hit his first home run of the season, a two-run shot in the first inning

2.35Clifton’s ERA

3Number of hits from Myrtle Beach’s Trey Martin

9Number of hits each squad had.

Keeping records

Myrtle Beach Pelicans (27-23), Wilmington Blue Rocks (17-32).

Next up

Who: Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Salem Red Sox

When: 11:05 p.m. Wednesday

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