Lookouts Pitching Staff Continues Hot Streak in 4-1 Win

By Chattanooga Lookouts | August 27, 2018 10:11 PM

Chattanooga Lookouts pitching staff continued their hot streak tonight, by only allowing one run in nine innings in their 4-1 win over the Jumbo Shrimp.  

Left-handed reliever Casey Crosby opened the game for the Lookouts and struck out three batters in two innings.  Omar Bencomo came in after and threw five shutout innings. In the nine games he has not started, Bencomo is 3-1 with a 1.29 ERA.

The offense came alive in the second inning when Andy Wilkins went deep for the fourth time in his last five games. Brent Rooker also knocked home a run in the seventh on an RBI double. Rooker now has 32 doubles on the season which is the most by a Lookouts player since 2016.  

Tomorrow is the Lookouts last home game of 2018. Game time for Food City Tuesday is set for 7:15 p.m. Fans will also be able to exchange any unused ticket from the 2018 season for a ticket to tomorrow's contest.  

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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