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Brooklyn Slices vs. Myrtle Beach Deep Dishers in Battle for Pizza Supremacy

PRESS RELEASE – In a society with countless choices, and even more opinions, there is one thing that we can all get on board with…pizza is the greatest food of all time. There is nothing that hits the spot quite like a steaming hot slice of cheesy goodness fresh out of the oven. The perfect combination of sauce, cheese, seasonings and crust mixed together into a seamless cornucopia of flavors, there’s nothing better! Continue reading

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Myrtle Beach Mermen Night

Myrtle Beach PelicansThe Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Single-A, Carolina League) went full Kenny Powers last night with Myrtle Beach Mermen Night.  The night was dedicated to the fictional team that was made popular by the HBO series Eastbound and Down.  It also featured an adult replica jersey giveaway to the first 500 adults.  Read preview here.

Myrtle Beach Mermen jersey, Myrtle Beach Pelicans Twitter photo.

Myrtle Beach Mermen jersey, Myrtle Beach Pelicans Twitter photo.

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Pelicans Help Staffer Carry Out Lifelong Dream

Myrtle Beach PelicansPRESS RELEASE – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are sending Justin Fletcher on a trip to fulfill a lifelong dream of attending umpire school. Fletcher, a part-time club employee, will depart Myrtle Beach on Tuesday, January 12th to attend the Minor League Baseball Umpire Training Academy in Vero Beach, Fla. as a VIP Guest on Wednesday and Thursday. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Hold Attention-Grabbing Breast Cancer Awareness Night

Charleston RiverdogsAs part of Hope Week, the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League) gave away Bobble Boobs Saturday night to raise awareness about breast cancer.  Read more here.

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Pelicans Tighten Grip on Testicular Cancer Amidst NFL Probe

Myrtle Beach PelicansPRESS RELEASE – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, are pleased to announce #DeflateCancer Night, one of the six nights in the team’s Strike Out Cancer Series, on Wednesday, April 15 against the Salem Red Sox. In light of the NFL and New England Patriots “Deflate-gate” scandal, #DeflateCancer Night will focus on raising awareness for testicular cancer and Continue reading

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Echols Accepts In-Game Prostate Exam Challenge, Plus 1980s Charleston Rainbows Jerseys

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – Earlier this month, Myrtle Beach Pelicans Vice President and General Manager Andy Milovich received an in-game prostate exam as he sang “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” during the seventh-inning stretch at a recent Pelicans home game. Milovich accepted the challenge to support Fallon Emery, a nine-year-old girl from Carolina Forest, SC who is fighting brain cancer and Continue reading

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In-Game Prostate Exam While Singing 7th Inning Stretch Tune ACTUALLY HAPPENS!

Myrtle Beach PelicansAndy Milovich, Vice President and General Manager of the Single-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Carolina League), followed through on his pledge to receive an in-game prostate exam while singing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” for Prostate Cancer Awareness Night on Thursday.  View Twitter photo here.  We have to wonder if the famous baseball tune sounded a little like “Moon River?”  Read the pre-game press release below: Continue reading

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