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A's celebrate clinching AL West ... with a hose

The Oakland A's finally claimed sole possession of the AL West with a 12-5 win over the Rangers on Wednesday. It only took them 162 games to do it.

After piling on top of each other in celebration after the game, the A's took a victory lap around the Coliseum and sprayed the crowd with champagne -- and even a water hose. Once they got to the clubhouse, the team celebrated for the second time in three days.

Billy Beane even got pied by Josh Reddick!

-- Alex Espinoza / MLB.com Real-Time Correspondent

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