Mudcats

Pelicans outlast Mudcats in 14 innings

Posted August 10, 2014

The Carolina Mudcats dropped their longest game of the year on Sunday as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans took home a 3-2 win in a 14-inning game that was the completion of Saturday’s suspended tilt. The Mudcats (23-25, 52-63) fell to 3-8 in extra-inning games. The Pelicans (28-21, 72-45) won their eighth straight on the road.

Josh Martin (4-6) suffered the loss after allowing the deciding run on two hits in the 14th. He walked one and struck out a batter in 2 1/3 innings of work. Abel De Los Santos (5-0) dealt four scoreless innings for the win. He allowed one base runner, a walk to Yandy Diaz in the 12th, and struck out three.

Preston Beck worked a walk against Martin to open the final stanza. He stole second before Martin fanned Royce Bolinger for the first out. Williams smashed a liner towards James Roberts that rocketed past the infielder before he could make the pick. The ball trickled into left-center as Beck scored to break the 2-2 stalemate.

The Mudcats opened the scoring in the second inning when Luigi Rodriguez launched a double to the wall in straightaway center that scored James Roberts from first base. The Pelicans quickly tied the game with two out in the third when Christopher Bostick beat out a single and scored on a double to left by Preston Beck.

Jeremy Lucas began the sixth with a single and scored on a triple by Alex Monsalve. Carolina's backstop lined a shallow hit into center where Lewis Brinson made a diving attempt. The center fielder whiffed on the catch and the ball rolled to the wall while Monsalve raced around the bases.

The Pelicans managed to even the score in the eighth without a hit. Michael Peoples issued consecutive walks with one out and was lifted for Jacob Lee. The right-hander induced a grounder to third, but Christopher Bostick beat the throw to first to keep the inning alive. Lee uncorked a wild pitch that allowed Luis Mendez to score from third.

The Mudcats begin a six-game road trip with the first of three in Myrtle Beach on Tuesday, August 12. First pitch against the Pelicans at TicketReturn.com Field is set for 7:05 p.m.

Comments

Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all
  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico v. Russia

    Today at 11:00 am on FOX50

  • Yachting: America’s Cup

    Today at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MLS: New York FC v. New York Red Bulls

    Today at 1:30 pm on FOX50

  • US Track & Field Championships

    Today at 4:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MLB: Anaheim at Boston

    Tonight at 7:00 on FOX50

  • NASL: RailHawks v. Indy Eleven

    Tonight at 7:30 on WRAL-2

  • Yachting: America’s Cup

    Tomorrow at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • US Track & Field Championships

    Tomorrow at 4:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MLB: Pittsburgh at St. Louis

    Tonight at 6:00 on 99.9 The Fan

  • MLB: Pittsburgh at St. Louis

    Tomorrow at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • College World Series: Teams TBD

    Monday at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • College World Series: Teams TBD

    Tuesday at 7:45 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Minor League Baseball
International League
Lehigh Valley 10:35 PT11:35 MT12:35 CT1:35 ET11:35 MT1:35 ET6:35 GMT2:35 北京时间
Rochester 
Indianapolis 2:00 PT3:00 MT4:00 CT5:00 ET3:00 MT5:00 ET10:00 GMT6:00 北京时间
Louisville 
Norfolk 3:05 PT4:05 MT5:05 CT6:05 ET4:05 MT6:05 ET11:05 GMT7:05 北京时间
Gwinnett 
Pawtucket 3:35 PT4:35 MT5:35 CT6:35 ET4:35 MT6:35 ET11:35 GMT7:35 北京时间
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 
Charlotte 3:35 PT4:35 MT5:35 CT6:35 ET4:35 MT6:35 ET11:35 GMT7:35 北京时间
Durham 
Buffalo 4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET5:05 MT7:05 ET12:05 GMT8:05 北京时间
Syracuse 
Toledo 4:15 PT5:15 MT6:15 CT7:15 ET5:15 MT7:15 ET12:15 GMT8:15 北京时间
Columbus 
Indianapolis 4:30 PT5:30 MT6:30 CT7:30 ET5:30 MT7:30 ET12:30 GMT8:30 北京时间
Louisville 
ATP Scoreboard
Saturday, Jun. 24
AEGON Championships (ATP)
Semifinals
(4) M. Cilic 
G. Muller 
(6) G. Dimitrov 
F. Lopez 
 
Gerry Weber Open (ATP)
Semifinals
(1) R. Federer 
K. Khachanov 
(4) A. Zverev 
R. Gasquet 
 
WTA Scoreboard
Saturday, Jun. 24
AEGON Classic Birmingham (WTA)
Semifinals
(7) P. Kvitova 
L. Safarova 
(6) G. Muguruza 
A. Barty 
 
Mallorca Open (WTA)
Semifinals
J. Goerges 
C. Bellis 
(2) A. Sevastova 
(3) C. Garcia