Stars pound Lookouts 7-1 to win series


The Huntsville Stars defeated the Chattanooga Lookouts 7-1 Monday night to claim the rubber match of their five-game Southern League series with the Lookouts at AT&T Field.

The Stars won three out of five from the Lookouts. Monday's game was called in the top of the seventh with one out due to heavy rain and lightning.

The Stars jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the third inning against Lookouts starter Raydel Sanchez(2-6). Josh Prince doubled high off the left center field wall, scoring Brent Suter, who also doubled. Then Nick Ramirez grounded out to second, scoring Prince.

The Lookouts cut the Stars lead to 2-1 in the bottom of the third on a Noel Cuevas RBI double.

The Stars exploded for five runs in the top of the seventh inning.

They recorded four straight hits and it started with Erik Komatsu's leadoff home run over the right field wall. It was Komatsu's first homer of the year.

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