KODAK, TN - - It took awhile Wednesday but the Chattanooga Lookouts used timely home run hitting to win 4-3 over the Tennessee Smokies.
In the 7th inning the Lookouts get doubles from Gavin LaValley and pinch hitter Luis Gonzalez to get within a run.
In the 8th inning with one out Taylor Trammell walked bringing Ibandel Isabel to the plate. He wasted no time belting a pitch off the left field back wall of the stadium for the lead.
Ryan Hendrix got the win in relief and a two inning save from Alex Powers sealed the deal.
The Lookouts open their series with the Biloxi Shuckers and send LHP-Scott Moss (0-1,6.75) to the mound opposing RHP-Marcos Diplan (0-1,6.750).
Lookouts game highlights. (from redsminorleagues.com)
- Jose Siri went 1-4.
- Taylor Trammell went 1-3, was hit by a pitch, and he scored a run.
- Gavin LaValley went 1-3 with a walk, double, and he scored a run.
- Chris Okey went 1-4.
- Alfredo Rodriguez went 1-3 with a walk and a run scored.
- Luis Gonzalez had a pinch hit 2-run double.
- Victor Payano threw 1.2 shutout inning with a strikeout.
- Ryan Hendrix threw a shutout inning with 2 strikeouts.
- Alex Powers threw 2.0 perfect innings with 2 strikeouts.
Gates open at AT&T Field at 6:00 for the 7:15 game. Hear it on 98.1 The Lake and ta MiLB.com with Larry ward and the call.