OAKLAND, Calif., July 4 (UPI) -- Dan Straily pitched seven innings of one-hit, shutout baseball Thursday and Derek Norris scored the only run in the Oakland A's 1-0 win over the Chicago Cubs.
Straily (5-2) struck out six and walked three. Ryan Cook pitched one inning of no-hit relief and Grant Balfour picked up his 21st save for Oakland.
Cubs starter Travis Wood pitched six shutout innings, allowing three hits and one walk and striking out five.
The Cubs had two runners on base in the ninth but failed to score.