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Cleveland Snaps Losing Streak With Win Over Royals

Last updated on Thursday, April 16, 2009

(KANSAS CITY, MO) - The Cleveland Indians picked up their first road win of the season as they edged the Kansas City Royals 5-4, avoiding a three-game series sweep at Kaufmann Stadium.

The Indians scored three runs in the seventh inning with Mark DeRosa driving home the go-ahead run and Travis Hafner following with an RBI double.

Grady Sizemore and Ryan Garko added RBI singles for Cleveland. Mike Jacobs hit a solo home run, his second of the year, for Kansas City as the Royals had a three-game winning streak snapped.

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