ZEBULON, N.C. - Jaime Pedroza, Kyle Russell and Brian Cavazos-Galvez each went 3-for-5 as Chattanooga defeated the Carolina Mudcats 10-6 in Southern League baseball Tuesday night.
The Lookouts (11-8) squared the series entering tonight's finale.
The game was tied 6-6 entering the ninth inning when Russell's one-out infield hit scored Pedroza with the go-ahead run. Cavazos-Galvez doubled to left field to score Scott Van Slyke and Russell and give the visitors a three-run cushion.
Cavazos-Galvez and Pedroza doubled in Chattanooga's four-run fifth inning, but the Mudcats answered with four runs on a walk and four singles in the sixth.
Game five of the five-game series is tonight at 7:15. Will Savage (1-0, 4.50 ERA) is the scheduled starting pitcher for the Lookouts, with Matt Klinker (0-0, 0.00) scheduled for the Mudcats.