Lookouts Close In On Division Title After 2-1 Win Over Huntsville

      The Chattanooga Lookouts are one win away from the Southern League North Division title after a 2-1 win over Huntsville at AT&T Field. The Lookouts take a 2-1 series lead over the Stars in the best-of-five playoff matchup. 
      Jeremy Kehrt with a quality outing on the hill for Chattanooga. After giving up back to back singles to start the game, Kerht settled in to retire nine straight batters. He scattered just a run and four hits over five innings of work, striking out six.
      Trailing Huntsville 1-0 in the 6th, Daniel Mayora evened things up with an RBI single to score Darnell Sweeney. The score stayed tied at one until the bottom of the seventh inning.
      Chattanooga toook the lead for good in the 7th, when pinch hitter Angel Sanchez singled up the middle, scoring Corey Seager with what proved to be the game winning run.
      Ralston Cash slammed the door on the Stars over the final two frames, striking out six straight batters to claim the win.  .
      The Lookouts can move on to the Southern League Championship Series with a win on Sunday. Matt Shelton gets the start for the Lookouts against Huntsville starter Tyler Wagner. First pitch is 2:15pm.

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