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Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera reaches for a ground-ball single by Kansas City Royals' Jeff Francoeur in the first inning in Cleveland, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez throws against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning in Cleveland, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
Cleveland Indians' Carlos Santana (right) is tagged out in a rundown by Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer during the first inning in Cleveland, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer (35) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez in the fifth inning in Cleveland, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
CHICAGO: After the Cavaliers’ loss Monday in San Antonio, the weight of defending a championship, the frustration of a disappointing night and the responsibility of playing point guard cut straight to Kyrie Irving’s heart.