(OAKLAND, CA) - Kurt Suzuki hit a three-run home run as the Oakland Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2.
Suzuki's shot off Cleveland starter Justin Masterson capped Oakland's four-run third inning and gave the A's a 5-0 lead.
Cleveland scored both of its runs in the fifth on an RBI triple by Trevor Crowe and a run-scoring ground-out from Michael Brantley.
With the win, the Athletics extend their winning streak to four games.
The Indians have lost five in a row.
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