September callup Daric Barton's two-run homer gave him at least one hit in each of his 13 games in the Majors, but the A's had little else to celebrate as the Indians claimed the AL Central title. Dallas Braden allowed six earned runs over 3 1/3 innings. Shannon Stewart had three of Oakland's six hits.
The Indians laid claim to their seventh division title in 13 seasons and first since 2001, winning behind a strong effort from Jake Westbrook. Grady Sizemore went 4-for-4 and drove in two as the Tribe scored two in the second and four more in the fourth.
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