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Michael Barrett

Chase Headley homers for the fifth time in eight games and Michael Barrett shows his bat is alive and well. Mike Ekstrom has a great outing but a win eludes the Missions. Cedric Hunter goes yard for the third game in a row but Ernesto Frieri has a game to forget. Justin Baum sends one out but the Wizards pitching staff allows nine runs.

Portland (22-22) won 16-9 over Tucson (Diamondbacks) Playing third base for the third time this year, Chase Headley reached base four times, going 3-for-5 with a walk, a double, a solo blast, and three runs scored. He has homered five times over his last eight games to push his season total to eight. It is also the third time in the last seven games that he has notched multiple extra base hits... Recommended Stories

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