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Ambres Chipping in; Lancaster gets to Luebke

Cory Luebke

Chip Ambres collects four hits but that isn't enough. Craig Cooper falls a homer shy of the cycle and Will Inman is brilliant again. Cory Luebke – meet Lancaster and see the runs pile up. Fort Wayne loses its seventh straight as Wynn Pelzer can't slow the barrage down.

Portland (3-4) lost 6-3 to Sacramento (A's) Chip Ambres pounded out four hits on a night of perfection, doubling, driving in a run, scoring two and adding his first stolen base. He had just three hits in his first 17 at-bats coming into the game. Ambres hit .274 in 120 games for Triple-A New Orleans (Mets) in 2007 before collecting eight hits in 30 at-bats for the Padres this spring. The... Recommended Stories

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