New York Yankees defeat Oakland Athletics, 8-3

The Yankees crossed seven more innings off their dwindling tally for Joba Chamberlain, but after adding another win to their total, that's just fine with them.

Chamberlain made his second stellar start since the All-Star break, pitching the Yankees to an 8-3 victory over the A's at the Stadium to extend the Bombers' winning streak to eight. In seven-plus innings, Chamberlain allowed two hits and walked three, striking out six.

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