Indians hold off Royals
|Indians hold off Royals|
Grady Sizemore hit a three-run homer to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Kansas City Royals 8-7 on Tuesday night.
Cleveland cashed as -175 home favorites as the game played over the 10-run total set by sportsbooks.
Victor Martinez went 4-for-5 with a two-run bomb for the Indians, while Aaron Laffey allowed only one run over seven innings to earn the win for Cleveland.
David DeJesus was 2-for-5 with a two-run big fly and three runs batted in for Kansas City, as losing pitcher Sidney Ponson was rocked for six runs over 3 1-3 innings for the Royals.