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Milone’s gem wasted as A’s lose to Indians

CLEVELAND — Athletics left-hander Tommy Milone provided a textbook example of a hard-luck loss Tuesday night. Milone went seven strong innings and didn’t allow an earned run, but took the loss as the Cleveland Indians turned two errors and a sacrifice fly into a 1-0 victory over Oakland. Milone (3-4) scattered five hits without issuing a walk and struck out five, yet still had his career-long losing streak extended to four games. During that four-start stretch, he has allowed eight earned runs in 27 1-3 innings for a 2.63 ERA, but the Athletics have only scored five times. “You just …

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