Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/27/13
Bartolo Colon never envisioned this a share of the major league lead in wins two months past his 40th birthday and going on a year since he received a 50-game suspension for a positive testosterone test. Colon won his 14th game backed by Jed Lowrie's homer and two-run single and a two-run drive by Stephen Vogt in the Oakland Athletics' 6-4 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. "I wouldn't have thought this" Colon said. "I have surprised myself right now because I didn't know I was going to share the lead with the other pitchers. I am proud." Colon an All-Star won his third straight decision while facing his former club. The right-hander earned the 2005 AL Cy Young Award with a 21-8 year for the Angels. Mike Trout hit a two-run homer in the first on a ball he crushed into the elevated seats in left-center then Colon settled in nicely against Los Angeles' loaded lineup. Colon (14-3) allowed two runs and seven hits in six innings struck out two and walked two. He...
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