An early misplay on Mark Ellis' easy infield fly doomed Cleveland, Dan Haren pitched six strong innings and Jack Cust homered as the Athletics delayed the Indians from winning the AL Central with a 9-3 victory on Saturday night.
Mark Ellis hit a two-run double in the eighth inning off Dan Wheeler as the Oakland Athletics rallied past the Houston Astros 7-3 on Wednesday night.
Bobby Crosby homered off Barry Zito, Mark Ellis also connected and Dan Haren led the A's past the Giants 6-0 on Saturday.
Barry Zito didn't give up a run in six strong innings while Mark Ellis, Dan Johnson and Jay Payton homered to lead the A's to a 9-1 win over the Tigers.
Oakland 16, Kansas City 1