Huntsville, Ala. (WHNT) - Against the first-place Birmingham Barons, the Huntsville Stars were winning to take any risk necessary.
The Stars used aggressive baserunning in the first inning, sending Hector Gomez home from first on a double, plating the game's first run.
In the end, it wouldn't be enough. The Barons scored seven runs in the fifth and sixth innings and beat the Stars 9-8. Game three of the five-game homestand is at 6:43 Tuesday night.