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Elephant Rumblings: A’s run winning streak to four

Saturday’s news and notes

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Oakland Athletics v Milwaukee Brewers Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images

Paul Blackburn tossed six shutout innings Saturday and the Oakland Athletics came through with a timely hit in the 10th inning to defeat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Saturday. Oakland has now won a season-high four straight games and secured their second straight series win. Aledmys Diaz paced the offense Saturday with three hits, including the go-ahead single in the 10th.

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