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Venable, Zawadzki club pair; Oland save

Bryan Oland

Will Venable hits a pair of solo homers but Matt Buschmann gives up three solo bombs in a loss. Will Inman was on the hook for six runs while Jesus Lopez goes yard in a Missions loss. Lance Zawadzki smashed a pair of homers and Bryan Oland gets a two-inning save. Fort Wayne finally loses, as three pitchers see runs cross their ledger.

Portland (8-5) lost 4-2 to Sacramento (A's) Will Venable swatted two homers, giving him three for the young season. He hit a two-out homer in the opening frame and added another solo shot in the fourth. Unfortunately for Portland, Venable's homers were the only runs scored. He last smacked a pair of dingers in a game on May 12, 2008. Eight of his 17 hits this season have gone for extra bases... Recommended Stories

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