June 30, 2016

Partly sunny

Royals 5, Indians 3: Tribe drops series to last-place KC

The Indians dropped a 5-3 decision to the Royals on Sunday at Progressive Field, with Kansas City winning the series two games to one.

It was the eighth loss in 10 games for Cleveland, which fell 2 1/2 games behind the pace of Central Division leader Detroit.

Fausto Carmona started for the Indians, allowing four runs on six hits over 7 1/3 innings.