Tribe Drops Series in Rubber Match Against Yankees

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CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians couldn’t hit the ball with runners in scoring position and lost to the New York Yankees on Sunday.

The defeat sealed a 2-1 series loss.

Carlos Santana stroked a 2-out, 2-run single in the 5th inning, accounting for the Tribe’s only runs.

Ubaldo Jimenez took the loss after allowing three runs on eight hits in 5 innings.

Jason Kipnis marked a career-high by stealing three bases.

Curtis Granderson also had a career milestone with his 200th home run, which he hit off of Tony Sipp in the 6th inning.

The final score was 4-2.

The Indians host the Athletics on Monday at 7:05 p.m.

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