Tribe Drops Series in Rubber Match Against Yankees
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.