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Bailey Back at the Helm for Pelicans in 2024

Birds' Field Staff a Mix of Returnees and Newcomers
February 5, 2024

The Chicago Cubs and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans are pleased to announce that Buddy Bailey will return to manage the Birds for a 7th season, marking his 36th as a minor league manager. Bailey is the winningest active minor league manager with 2,357 regular season victories. In each of the

Pelicans' Tiffany Sharp Named Chef of the Year

Award Presented by Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association
December 13, 2023

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are proud to share that Tiffany Sharp, Head Chef at Pelicans Ballpark, has been named the 2023 Chef of the Year by the Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association (MBAHA). Chef Tiffany was presented with her award this morning at the annual MBAHA Awards Ceremony. “I have

Pelicans Force Game Three with a 3-0 Win over RiverDogs on Thursday Night

It’s Myrtle Beach’s first playoff victory since 2016
September 14, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft With their season on the line, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans shut out the Charleston RiverDogs 3-0 to force a decisive Game Three tomorrow night. It was the Pelicans' first playoff victory since 2016 when they won the championship. With the win, Game Three is set for Friday

Pelicans Ballpark Named Top Gameday Experience for 5th Consecutive Year

Pelicans Crowned as #1 in Class by Stadium Journey Magazine
September 13, 2023

Stadium Journey has released their annual ballpark rankings and has once again named Pelicans Ballpark as the top rated Gameday Experience for Single-A baseball. This marks the fifth consecutive year that the Myrtle Beach Pelicans have held the top spot in their classification. Per the Stadium Journey article, the Low-A

Pelicans Fall to RiverDogs 2-1 in Game One of Playoffs

The Birds have to win on Thursday as the series heads to Myrtle Beach
September 12, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft In a game that stayed tight all the way through, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans dropped the first game of the Carolina League South Division Championship to the Charleston RiverDogs 2-1 on Tuesday night. With the RiverDogs up 1-0, the Pelicans face a must-win situation as the best-of-three

Brian Kalmer, Kevin Valdez Named Carolina League Player and Pitcher of the Week

The Pelicans sweep the weekly awards in the final week of the regular season
September 11, 2023

Minor League Baseball announced today that Pelicans’ infielder Brian Kalmer and right-handed pitcher Kevin Valdez have won the Carolina League Player and Pitcher of the Week following the final series of the regular season against the Columbia Fireflies. It’s the fifth and sixth weekly award for the Pelicans this season.

Regular Season Ends on Ramirez’s Walk-Off Double, Pelicans Beat Fireflies 7-6

It was the eighth walk-off win for the Pelicans this season
September 10, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft In their final game of the 2023 regular season, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans walked-off winners 7-6 over the Columbia Fireflies off an RBI double by Pedro Ramirez in the bottom of the ninth. The Birds finished with a 75-55 overall record and 36-29 in the second half.

Birds Win with a Kalmer Home Run

Kalmer hits his 10th home run of the season to give the Pelicans a 1-0 win
September 9, 2023

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans win game five of their series with the Columbia Fireflies. This moves the Pelicans to a 74-55 record and 35-29 in the second half while the Fireflies drop to 66-64 and 31-34 in the second half. In the first three innings the game remained scoreless between

Pelicans Fall 11-7 to Columbia

Fireflies Regain Lead After a Grand Slam
September 8, 2023

By Kalin Eske The Pelicans dropped Friday’s contest 11-7 against the Fireflies in the fourth game of the week. The loss moves the Birds to a 73-55 record and 34-29 in the second half while the Fireflies improved to 66-63 and 31-33 in the second half. The Pelicans led early

Pelicans Fall 4-1 to Fireflies on Thursday Night

It was the Birds’ first loss of the week
September 7, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft In their final game in the “Pirate Pelican” uniforms this season, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans dropped Thursday night’s contest 4-1 to the Columbia Fireflies. The loss put the Birds at a 73-54 record and 34-28 in the second half while the Fireflies moved up to 65-63 and

Kalmer Homers Again, Pelicans Beat Fireflies 5-2

The first two games of the series have featured the same score
September 6, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft For the second night in a row, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans won 5-2 over the Columbia Fireflies on Wednesday night in the second game of the series. The win pushed the Birds to a 73-53 record and 34-27 in the second half, while the Fireflies dropped to

Pelicans Announce 2024 Schedule

22 Fireworks Dates Featured Throughout 2024 Season
September 6, 2023

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Single-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, are pleased to announce their 2024 schedule. The 132-game schedule, developed by Major League Baseball, will run from April 5 to September 8. The Pelicans’ home opener is scheduled for Friday, April 5 against the Fayetteville Woodpeckers, Single-A affiliate of

Kalmer’s Go-Ahead Home Run Lifts Pelicans over Fireflies

Myrtle Beach came back from two deficits to take the win
September 5, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft Off a four-run seventh inning, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans grabbed the series-opener over the Columbia Fireflies 5-2 on Tuesday night. With the win, the Birds improved to 72-53 and 33-27 in the second half while the Fireflies dropped to 64-62 and 29-32 in the second half. The

Brian Kalmer Named Carolina League Player of the Month for August

It’s the first monthly award for the Pelicans this season
September 5, 2023

September 5, 2023- Minor League Baseball announced today that Brian Kalmer has been named the Carolina League Player of the Month for August. The infielder batted .349/.414/.651 and led the league in home runs (seven), RBI (29) and slugging percentage (.651). He was second in total bases (56), was third

Birds Fall in Series Finale to RiverDogs 10-0

The Pelicans return home for the final homestand of the regular season starting Tuesday
September 3, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft In their final road game of the 2023 regular season, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans fell 10-0 to the Charleston RiverDogs on Sunday evening as the RiverDogs took the series with three wins in five games. The Pelicans dropped to 71-53 and 32-27 in the second half while

Pelicans Strikeout 19, Beat RiverDogs 7-1

The 19 strikeouts ties a season-high
September 3, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft On a day that was originally slated to be a doubleheader, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans and Charleston RiverDogs played just one game as the Birds won 7-1 on Saturday night. The win pushed the Pelicans to a 71-52 record and 32-26 in the second half. The RiverDogs

Pelicans Fall to RiverDogs, Will Play Charleston in Playoffs

Charleston’s victory clinched the Carolina League South Second Half Championship
September 2, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft The Myrtle Beach Pelicans dropped Friday night’s game 9-7 to the Charleston RiverDogs as the RiverDogs’ victory secured the Carolina League South Second Half championship. Myrtle Beach and Charleston will now meet in the first round of the playoffs for the second year in a row. The

Hernandez Fans Seven in Relief, Pelicans Lose to RiverDogs 6-2

The seven strikeouts are tied for the most by a reliever this season
September 1, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft After sacrificing five runs in the first four innings, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans fell to the Charleston RiverDogs 6-2 on Thursday night. With the loss, the Birds dropped to 70-51 and 31-25 in the second half, while the RiverDogs improved to 63-59 and 36-20 in the second

Birds Grab Game One 3-2 over RiverDogs

Koen Moreno pitched a career-high five innings in the win
August 30, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft The Myrtle Beach Pelicans held on to a one-run lead and took down the Charleston RiverDogs in 3-2 in the first game of the series on Tuesday night. With the win, the Pelicans are now 70-50 and 31-24 in the second half. The RiverDogs stand at 62-59

Pelicans Fall in Resumed Game, Finish Series with Victory over Cannon Ballers

Myrtle Beach clinched the series 4-2
August 27, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft The Myrtle Beach Pelicans dropped the suspended game from Saturday night 14-10 but rallied back for a 7-1 victory over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers to finish off Sunday night with the series victory. With the win in the final game, the Birds improved to 69-50 and 30-24

Pelicans and Cannon Ballers Suspended on Saturday Night

The game will resume tomorrow at 4:30 followed by a 7-inning game
August 26, 2023

Due to inclement weather, additional forecasted rain, and with player safety in mind, tonight’s game between the Myrtle Beach Pelicans and Kannapolis Cannon Ballers has been suspended. The game will resume tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. The Pelicans had a 3-1 lead entering the bottom of the second inning. Gates will

Ramirez Hits Two Homers, Pelicans Lose to Cannon Ballers 10-8

It was the second multi-home run game by a Pelican this season
August 25, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft It was the fourth time this week that the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers had a lead in the ninth inning. This time, they kept it as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans dropped Friday’s contest 10-8 in the fourth game of the week. The loss dropped the Birds to a

Ramirez’s Two-Run Double Sends Pelicans to Third Walk-Off Win in a Row

Myrtle Beach has trailed after the eighth inning in each game this series
August 24, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft For the third night in a row, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans walk-off winners over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers with a 6-5 victory in 10 innings. Pedro Ramirez hit a two-run double in the 10th to secure the victory. The win pushed the Birds to a 68-48 record

Long’s Walk-Off Homer Sends Pelicans to 3-2 Victory over Cannon Ballers

Myrtle Beach has won back-to-back games on walk-offs
August 23, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft Down 2-1 in the bottom of the ninth with a runner on, Jonathon Long lifted a two-run home run to left field to give the Myrtle Beach Pelicans a 3-2 win over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers in the second game of the series. Both wins for Myrtle

Pabon’s Sacrifice Fly Caps off Wild Comeback, Pelicans Win 9-8 over Cannon Ballers in Extras

It’s the fifth walk-off win for Myrtle Beach this season
August 23, 2023

By Sam Weiderhaft Down to their final strike, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans were able to tie the game and later came back to win over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers 9-8 in the first game of the week. Miguel Pabon hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded to score Andy