||Myrtle Beach Pelicans Post-Season Draws To A Close
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans ended their 2002 post-season play with a 5-4 loss to the Kinston Indians in the best-of-three Carolina League Southern Division playoff. The Pelicans finished the season with a 74-65 record.
Post-season play ended for the Pelicans with a 5-4 loss to the Kinston Indians on Thursday, September 5, 2002, at Coastal Federal Field in Myrtle Beach. The Indians took the first two games in the best-of-three series. Now Kinston is facing the Lynchburg Hillcats for the Mills Cup Championship.
Their first season under Manager Randy Ingle, the Pelicans won the first half of the 2002 season and had a winning record for the second half. Ever since the club’s inception four years ago, the Pelicans have won at least 70 games in each season.