Indians 4, Royals 0

Kansas City ab r h bi w k avg.

Merrifield 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .285

Cain cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .290

Cabrera rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .294

Hosmer 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .320

Perez c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .278

Bonifacio dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 .255

Escobar ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 .238

Cuthbert 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 .223

Gordon lf 3 0 3 0 0 0 .204

Totals 34 0 8 0 1 5

Cleveland ab r h bi w k avg.

Lindor ss 4 1 2 2 0 0 .267

Jackson cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 .314

Zimmer cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246

Ramirez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .299

Encarnacion dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 .247

Bruce rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 .265

Santana 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .251

Guyer lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .226

Gomes c 4 1 2 0 0 1 .220

Urshela 3b 4 2 2 1 0 1 .217

Totals 33 4 10 4 3 4

Kansas City 000 000 000 — 0 8 1

Cleveland 002 020 00x — 4 10 1

E—Perez (3), Lindor (9). LOB—Kansas City 8, Cleveland 8. 2B—Hosmer (24), Escobar (25), Gordon (15), Urshela (3). HR—Lindor (23), off Vargas. RBIs—Lindor 2 (63), Jackson (27), Urshela (8). SB—Merrifield (25), Lindor (10), Jackson (2).

Runners left in scoring position—Kansas City 5 (Merrifield, Cabrera, Perez, Cuthbert 2); Cleveland 4 (Encarnacion, Bruce 2, Urshela). RISP—Kansas City 0 for 7; Cleveland 1 for 8.

Runners moved up—Cain. GIDP—Cabrera, Bonifacio, Guyer.

DP—Kansas City 1 (Escobar, Merrifield, Hosmer); Cleveland 2 (Lindor, Ramirez, Santana), (Lindor, Ramirez, Santana).

Kansas City ip h r er w k era

Vargas, L, 14-8 5 6 4 4 2 2 3.72

McCarthy 1⅔ 3 0 0 1 1 1.59

Buchter 1⅓ 1 0 0 0 1 3.35

Cleveland ip h r er w k era

Merritt, W, 1-0 6⅔ 7 0 0 1 3 1.76

Smith, H, 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.25

Olson 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Allen 1⅓ 0 0 0 0 2 3.00

Olson pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

Inherited runners-scored—Buchter 2-0, Smith 2-0, Allen 1-0.

Umpires—Home, Sam Holbrook; First, D.J. Reyburn; Second, Chris Guccione; Third, Greg Gibson.

T—2:44. Att—34,061 (35,051).