Huntsville Stars edge Chattanooga Lookouts on Richardson homer

Huntsville Stars edge Chattanooga Lookouts on Richardson homer

June 14th, 2014 by Staff Report in Sports - Professional

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - D'Vontrey Richardson's two-run home run to right-center field in the eighth inning broke a 6-6 tie Friday night and propelled the Huntsville Stars to their fourth straight win in the Southern League baseball series against the Chattanooga Lookouts, 8-7.

Darnell Sweeney tied the game in the seventh for the Lookouts (26-43) with a homer to right. Sweeney led off the game with a homer to right, and Scott Schebler homered to right in the sixth inning.

The finale of the five-game series is tonight at 7:30 EDT. Raydel Sanchez (0-4, 7.76 ERA) is the scheduled starting pitcher for the Lookouts, with Jed Bradley (0-2, 5.00) scheduled for the Stars.

Chattanooga's O'Koyea Dickson and Juan Noriega have been added to the North Division All-Star Team for Tuesday's game at AT&T Field, with Dickson as a utility infielder and Noriega a relief pitcher.