OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Frank Thomas hit a two-run double to cap a three-run seventh inning Wednesday night as Oakland edged the Cleveland Indians, 4-3.
Winner Estaban Loaiza (11-8) gave up three runs and five hits in 7 2/3 innings with one walk and four strikeouts.
Huston Street earned his 35th save of the season.
In relief, the losing pitcher was Fernando Cabrera (3-3).
Oakland has a 6½-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL West.