Altuve has 3 RBIs as Astros beat Indians 7-1

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HOUSTON, TX - MAY 09: Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros holds onto the ball as he forces out Mike Napoli #26 of the Cleveland Indians in the seventh inning at Minute Maid Park on May 09, 2016 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

HOUSTON— Jose Altuve had three RBIs and Colby Rasmus added two as the Houston Astros jumped on Corey Kluber for five runs in the third and cruised to a 7-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.

Altuve drove in two with a double in the third and Rasmus had a two-run single later in the inning to make it 4-0.

Kluber (2-4), coming off the second shutout of his career in his last outing against the Tigers, was chased after just 2 2/3 innings. He entered with a 1.48 ERA in five career appearances against the Astros, and had allowed just five earned runs in 30 1/3 innings against them.

On Monday he gave up five hits and five runs in his first loss since April 17.

Houston starter Mike Fiers (3-1) allowed season lows of one run and three hits in seven innings for his third straight win.

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