Heavy Rains Force Cancellation Of Sunday's Lookouts' Game.

Double-Header Scheduled For Monday

Sunday, May 19, 2013

The presence of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the area resulted in the cancellation of Sunday's game with the Tennessee Smokies At AT&T Field.

The Lookouts and Smokies will play two seven inning games beginning at 5:15 p.m. Monday.

The Smokies have won the first two games of the five-game series.


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