ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night.
The A’s, who began the day with the best record in the majors, matched their worst skid of the season by losing four in a row.READ MORE: Olivia Newton-John, known for her role in 'Grease' and hit song 'Physical,' dies at 73
They’ve dropped six of seven overall.
Teheran (11-9) gave up two runs on four hits and three walks. The Braves had lost 12 of 15 before winning the first two games of the series.READ MORE: Father and son sentenced to life in prison for federal hate crimes in Ahmaud Arbery's killing
Craig Kimbrel got his 36th save in 40 chances.
Sonny Gray (12-7) allowed four runs in 5 1-3 innings in his fourth straight defeat.
There was a brief delay in the bottom of the sixth when a nude man ran onto the field. He was quickly tackled by security officers and taken off the field.MORE NEWS: China Launches Long-Range Airstrike Drills Around Taiwan On Fourth Day Of Military Exercises
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