MOBILE, Ala. — Mobile starting pitcher Bradin Hagens held Chattanooga scoreless through seven innings Thursday night as the BayBears defeated the Lookouts for the second time in as many nights, this time 7-2.
The BayBears took a 3-0 lead in the first inning with RBI singles by Jake Lamb and Zach Borenstein and a wild pitch by Matt Shelton that scored Lamb. Mobile built a 5-0 lead until Noel Cuevas hit a two-run homer off Hagens in the eighth.
The Lookouts dropped to their worst record of the Southern League's second half (10-17) and their worst record overall (36-61).
Game three of the five-game series is tonight at 8:05 EDT. Chris Reed (4-6, 3.20 ERA) is the scheduled starting pitcher for the Lookouts, with Archie Bradley (1-0, 1.47) scheduled for the BayBears.
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 ...