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Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Bartolo Colon threw his third shutout of the season as the Oakland Athletics blanked the LA Angels of Anaheim, 6-0, to avoid a three-game sweep.

Colon (13-3) scattered four hits and a walk while fanning five to pick up his 10th win in 12 starts.

Eric Sogard hit a two-run homer and Brandon Moss had three hits and drove in a run for the A's.

Jerome Williams (5-6) gave up six runs -- four earned -- on eight hits over five-plus innings to absorb the loss.