In The Know with Gino: Chattanooga Lookouts Clinch 1st Half North Division Championship, Secure Spot in Southern League Playoffs
Graphic Courtesy of The Chattanooga Lookouts
Chattanooga, TN – In an exhilarating turn of events, the Chattanooga Lookouts have emerged as the First Half North Division Champions, securing their place in the Southern League Playoffs for the first time since 2017. The team’s remarkable accomplishment was sealed on Saturday, following the Tennessee Smokies‘ defeat in the second game of their double-header. With a final record of 38-20, the Lookouts finished the first half of the season two games ahead of their closest rivals, the Smokies.
The Southern League Playoffs are set to commence on Tuesday, September 19, featuring a best-of-three series between the Lookouts and the winner of the second half in the North Division. Chattanooga will host game two on Thursday, September 21, and if needed, a deciding game three on Friday, September 22. The victorious team from the North Division series will have the privilege of hosting the opening game of the finals on Sunday, September 24.
Fans eager to witness this historic moment can anticipate the release of playoff ticket information in the near future. To stay up-to-date with the latest announcements, enthusiasts are encouraged to visit LOOKOUTS.com and follow the team’s social media accounts.
Meanwhile, the Lookouts are inviting everyone to join them in celebrating Independence Day weekend from Friday, June 30th, to Monday, July 3rd. Throughout the weekend, attendees can indulge in patriotic festivities. Notably, the Charlotte Mabry Team – KW will present a dazzling fireworks display on Friday, followed by another spectacle on Monday. On Saturday, the renowned Zooperstars! will grace the event, ensuring an unforgettable experience. Additionally, on Sunday, the first 1,000 fans in attendance will be treated to a patriotic mini-bat courtesy of Dr. Pepper.
Tickets for the upcoming homestand and the remaining games of the year are currently available for purchase on LOOKOUTS.com. The Chattanooga Lookouts, an esteemed member of the Southern League since its establishment in 1885, have claimed the Southern League Championship titles in 2015 and 2017. As the Double-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, the Lookouts proudly represent their city at AT&T Field, situated on Hawk Hill in downtown Chattanooga.
This momentous achievement has ignited a wave of excitement among baseball enthusiasts in Chattanooga, who eagerly anticipate the Lookouts’ run in the Southern League Playoffs. The team’s triumphant return to the postseason has reignited the spirit of competition and invigorated fans throughout the region.
To score a Family 4 Pack of tickets to the game this Saturday, July 1st send in a question for All American’s Hunter Clowdus, who will be throwing out the first pitch using the Hits 96 Mobile App. Hunter will be on with Gino D, tomorrow at 5pm and if your question is selected you’ll win tickets and be able to qualify for an “on the field” experience with Hunter and the Lookouts. Click HERE for more details!
SOURCE: The Chattanooga Lookouts