KODAK, Tenn. — Chris Reed pitched seven scoreless innings, allowing four hits and four walks while striking out three batters, to lead the Chattanooga Lookouts to a 4-1 win over the Tennessee Smokies in Southern League baseball Saturday night.
That was the the first victory of the league's second half for the Lookouts (1-2), who ended the first half by getting swept in Huntsville.
Chattanooga started strong Saturday with a Darnell Sweeney single to center field and a Noel Cuevas double to right and took a 1-0 lead in the first inning. The Lookouts made it 2-0 in the fourth when Angel Sanchez's single to left scored Casio Grider, and they extended their lead to 3-0 in the fifth when Brian Cavazos-Galvez doubled to right and scored on a Grider single to right.
Game four of the five-game series is today at 2 p.m. Andres Santiago (1-4, 6.09 ERA) is the scheduled starting pitcher for the Lookouts, while Eduardo Figueroa (0-0, 7.56) is listed for the Smokies.
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 ...