Lookouts - Barons Game Suspended Sunday After 2 1/2 Innings

Game Completed Monday, 5:15 p.m. - Followed By 7-Inning Game

Sunday, June 29, 2014
Scott Schebler's solo home run (his 16th) made it a 3-2 game.
Scott Schebler's solo home run (his 16th) made it a 3-2 game.
- photo by Tim Evearitt
Sunday's game between the Chattanooga Lookouts and the Birmingham Barons was suspended due to inclement weather.  At the point of suspension the Lookouts were batting, down 3-2, in the third inning. 
 
The game will resume Monday at 5:15 p.m. with gates opening at 4:00 p.m. After it's completion the two team's will play a seven-inning ball game.
 
Tickets for Sunday's game can be redeemed for any 2014 Lookouts' home game including this Thursday's July 3rd Fireworks Extravaganza!
Darnell Sweeney slides across the plate safely with the Lookouts' first run.
Darnell Sweeney slides across the plate safely with the Lookouts' first run.
- Photo2 by Tim Evearitt

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