Retherford homers key Chattanooga Lookouts win

Retherford homers key Chattanooga Lookouts win

August 11th, 2012 by Staff Report in Sports - Professional


PENSACOLA, Fla. - C.J.Retherford's two home runs sparked the Chattanooga Lookouts to a 4-2 Southern League baseball win Friday night against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos.

Retherford's tiebreaking homer to left field in the seventh inning catapulted Chattanooga to its first win of the series following two defeats. He also homered to left in the second inning for the Lookouts, who improved to 27-21.

Chattanooga took a 1-0 lead in the first inning when Rafael Ynoa drew a leadoff walk and Nick Buss followed with a triple to right.

Game four of the five-game series is tonight at 7:30 EDT. Zach Lee (0-3, 6.31 ERA) is the scheduled starting pitcher for the Lookouts, with Daniel Corcino (7-6, 3.31) listed for the Blue Wahoos.