Huston Street is congratulated after earning his 19th save this year. (Ben Margot/AP)
By Thomas Harding / MLB.com
June is becoming something out of a movie for the Rockies. The scorching hot ballclub has now won 20 of its last 23 games, the latest coming as a dominating victory over the A's. Seth Smith and Carlos Gonzalez both had RBI doubles and Aaron Cook rolled for his fifth victory this month.
BATTING 2B: Ellis, M (3, Cook). TB: Sweeney, R 3; Giambi; Ellis, M 2; Suzuki,
K 2; Holliday; Cabrera, O 2; Powell. RBI: Sweeney, R (19). Runners left in scoring
position, 2 out: Suzuki, K; Kennedy, A 2; Holliday. GIDP: Sweeney, R. Team RISP:
1-for-11. Team LOB: 9.
Cook pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. Mazzaro pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.
Cook 110-71, Street 21-13, Mazzaro 109-67, Breslow 15-9, Casilla, S 11-8, Ziegler 23-12, Bailey, A 14-12. Groundouts-flyouts:
Cook 8-5, Street 0-1, Mazzaro 6-0, Breslow 0-0, Casilla, S 1-0, Ziegler 2-0, Bailey, A 1-0. Batters faced:
Cook 32, Street 5, Mazzaro 23, Breslow 4, Casilla, S 4, Ziegler 5, Bailey, A 4. Inherited runners-scored:
Street 1-1, Breslow 1-1. Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Jeff Kellogg. 3B: Tim Timmons. Weather:
83 degrees, sunny. Wind: 11 mph, L to R. T: 2:49. Att: 15,701. Venue: Oakland
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