Southern League Playoffs Begin Thursday Night

Lookouts Return To AT&T Saturday

Thursday, September 4, 2014
The Lookouts face Huntsville Saturday night at AT&T Field at 7:15 p.m.
The Lookouts face Huntsville Saturday night at AT&T Field at 7:15 p.m.
- photo by Tim Evearitt

If there was such an award as "The Comeback Team of the Year", the Chattanooga Lookouts would win the award. The Lookouts put on a full-court press (mixed-metaphor) to finish atop the Southern League's North Division second-half edging out the Tennessee Smokies.

With confidence and momentum, Chattanooga plays game one of best of a five-game set in Huntsville Thursday night. Game two is Friday in Huntsville; Game three takes places in Chattanooga at AT&T Saturday night. Fans can hear each game at 105.1 FM.

For a complete Preview of the Southern League Playoffs go to  http://atmilb.com/1AaPoNU.

Wanda is sure to be selling programs at each playoff game in Chattanooga.
Wanda is sure to be selling programs at each playoff game in Chattanooga.
- Photo2 by Tim Evearitt

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