Alex Liddi's first-inning grand slam highlighted a five-run first inning as Chattanooga scored in each of the first four innings for a 10-6 victory in Huntsville.
O'Koyea Dickson went 3-for-5 for the Lookouts and knocked in threeruns, and Noel Cuevas had two hits to help Andres Sandiago get his third pitching victory. Santiago gave up four runs on five hits and five walks in 5 2/3 innings with five striekouts.
Game two of a five-game series in Huntsville is today at 5 EDT.
Nick Struck (1-6, 7.69) is scheduled to start for the Lookouts, with Jacob Barnes (2-5, 4.85) scheduled for the Stars.