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Pelicans selected for repeat appearance on national TV

On Sunday, June 7, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, will host the Carolina Mudcats in a televised broadcast at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. The game will air as part of the “Minor League Baseball Sunday Showcase” on the American Sports Network (ASN). First pitch is slated for 6:05 p.m. and gates will open at 5 p.m. The matchup is... 

Pelicans outduel P-Nats on the mound for shutout win

Just a day removed from being shut out on Sunday, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, captured a 3-0 win against the Potomac Nationals on Memorial Day Monday at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Pelicans starting pitcher Jen-Ho Tseng outdueled highly touted right-hander Lucas Giolito for his second win of the year. The Pelicans (27-15) jumped out to... 

P-Nats win pitchers’ duel to cool off red-hot Pelicans

After four consecutive games with 10 or more hits, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, suffered a 1-0 shutout defeat at the hands of the Potomac Nationals at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark on Sunday. Nationals starting pitcher Nick Pivetta, ranked the 11th best prospect in the Nationals’ system by MLBPipeline.com, fired six innings and shut... 

Pelicans double up P-Nats in matchup of top prospects

In a match-up of highly ranked pitching prospects, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, finished on the plus side of an 8-4 win over the Potomac Nationals on Friday night at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Pelicans right-hander Duane Underwood Jr., ranked as the seventh-best on the Cubs Top 30 prospects list by MiLBPipeline.com, improved to 5-0 when... 

Pelicans rally past Keys to take divisional driver’s seat

A day after their five-game win streak was snapped, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans rebounded with a 6-4 victory against the Frederick Keys on Wednesday night at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Chesny Young and Mark Zagunis each extended their hit streaks as starter Jonathan Martinez matched a season high six innings pitched. The Pelicans (24-13) extended their lead in the Carolina League Southern... 

Pelicans return to nest on five-game winning streak

On a sunny Sunday afternoon, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, held off the Carolina Mudcats in dramatic fashion to complete a series sweep with a 6-5 win at Five County Stadium. Newcomer Chesny Young put the Birds ahead for good in the seventh inning when he scored on an errant throw by Carolina catcher Jose Briceno. The Pelicans (23-12) received a boost in... 

Ex-Pelican Boscan to make big-league debut with Bucs

The Pittsburgh Pirates have purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Wilfredo Boscan from Triple-A Indianapolis. Boscan, who pitched for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans in 2011 as a Texas Rangers farmhand, looks to make his Major League debut, and is the 128th former Pelican to make it to the big leagues after his time in Myrtle Beach. Boscan, 25, has played nine seasons in the minor leagues, mostly... 

Bus crash cancels Pelicans’ series with rattled Mudcats

On Wednesday morning, Carolina League President John Hopkins issued a statement regarding this week’s series between the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, and the Carolina Mudcats. The following is the statement: “For reasons related to Tuesday morning’s bus wreck, the series between the Carolina Mudcats and Myrtle Beach Pelicans will not be played as... 

Bus crash postpones game but Pelicans’ show goes on

Early Tuesday morning, the Carolina Mudcats’ bus, traveling overnight from Salem, Virginia, to Myrtle Beach flipped over. As a result, Tuesday’s contest between the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, and the Mudcats has been postponed. A date to make up the game has not yet been determined. In lieu of the game, the Pelicans will open the gates with free admission... 

Pelicans polish off Hillcats, return home on hot streak

Recording a season-high in runs and hits, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, completed a sweep of the Lynchburg Hillcats with a 14-6 victory on Monday night at Calvin Falwell Field. In a 17-hit attack, eight of the nine Pelicans hitters collected at least one hit, and all nine scored at least once in the blowout victory. Despite the lopsided final, the game was... 
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