Indians 6, Royals 1
CLEVELAND — Danny Salazar allowed one run and struck out nine to help the Indians win the fourth of five games against the defending World Series champions. Cleveland trails the AL Central-leading Royals by a half-game. Yan Gomes homered in the second and Tyler Naquin hit his first homer in the majors in the seventh for the Indians. Salazar held the Royals to three hits and was in command, other than giving up Drew Butera's leadoff homer in the third.