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Lookouts' big ninth inning foils Mudcats on road

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The Carolina Mudcats definitely let one slip away.

Carolina Mudcats infielder Jose Castro
  • Photo by Nikolaus © 2010 Carolina Mudcats
  • Carolina Mudcats infielder Jose Castro
The Chattanooga Lookouts scored five runs in the ninth, ending the game on Corey Smith’s grand slam in a 6-4 win at AT&T Field.

The win evened the series at two wins apiece heading into the getaway game on Monday.

Smith finished up with two hits while Jaime Pedroza finished with three hits and an RBI for the Lookouts, who finished with 10 hits to the Mudcats’ 12.

Denis Phipps led Carolina with three hits and an RBI, while Jose Castro had two hits with two RBI.

Kenley Jansen (1-0) was the winning pitcher, while Jordan Smith (1-3) took the loss.

Monday’s game
Mudcats at Chattanooga, 7:15 p.m.

Dallas Buck (R, 3-4, 5.59) vs. Mario Alvarez (R, 3-3, 4.01)

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