Chattanooga's road opener was spoiled Wednesday when Tennessee's Rafael Lopez doubled to right in the sixth inning to score Kris Bryant and Dustin Geiger, with Lopez then scoring on a throwing error by Lookouts first baseman O'Koyea Dickson. Tennessee finished with a 3-1 win.
Chattanooga committed four errors in the game. The Lookouts (2-4) had taken a 1-0 lead in the fourth when Darnell Sweeney opened with a single to center and scored on a Scott Schebler ground out.
Game two of a five-game series at Tennessee is this morning at 11:30.
Tyson Brummett is scheduled to make his debut for the Lookouts, while the Smokies had not named a starter as of Wednesday night.
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for ...