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OAKLAND, Calif. -- Coco Crisp hit a three-run homer and had a career-high-tying five RBIs and Jarrod Parker pitched eight shutout innings, giving up four hits, as the Oakland Athletics routed the Cleveland Indians 7-0 on Sunday afternoon. Oakland has won four straight to move to a season-high-tying 10 games over .500 to stay a half game behind Baltimore for the second Wild Card spot. Cleveland's Justin Masterson (9-11) was shelled for seven runs on nine hits in 5 2/3 innings. The Indians have struggled since the All-Star break, losing 26 of 36 games, falling to 11 1/2 games back in the American League Central. Adding insult to injury in the ninth, Casey Kotchman hit a high pop up that fell between third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Cliff Pennington. Although Kotchman singled, he was thrown out on the play, wandering off first base. The A's scored the first of their seven runs in the third inning. Pennington was hit by a pitch, advanced to second on a sacr...
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