OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson homered for the second straight game, James Kaprielian tossed six scoreless innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-0 to sweep a two-game series. Kaprielian scattered five hits and two walks, striking out seven. The rookie right-hander lowered his ERA to 2.65. Olson put Oakland on the board with a homer in the fourth inning, his 25th of the season to tie Kyle Schwarber for fourth most in the majors. He later added an RBI single. Shohei Ohtani went 0 for 3 with three strikeouts and a walk for the Angels, who went 0 for 9 with runners in scoring position.

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