MLB: Los Angeles Angels 12, Oakland 1

Sept. 17, 2013 at 1:39 AM

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 17 (UPI) -- C.J. Wilson collected his 17th victory with seven strong innings Monday and the Los Angeles Angels banged out 15 hits in their 12-1 romp over Oakland.

Wilson (17-6) improved to 9-0 in his last 13 starts and 13-1 since June 14, yielding just one run on four hits. The left-hander walked three and struck out six.

Mike Trout and Mark Trumbo each cracked a two-run homer and finished with three RBI while Kole Calhoun went 3-for-5 and also drove in three runs as the Angels routed their division rivals in the first of a three-game series.

Jarrod Parker (11-7) was battered for eight runs (seven earned) on eight hits, lasting just 4 1/3 inning for the American League West-leading Athletics.

Derek Norris provided Oakland's only RBI.

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