CLEVELAND — Yan Gomes drove in three runs, Danny Salazar allowed two runs in six innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-4 on Saturday.
Gomes’ two-run single highlighted a four-run first, and he added an RBI single in the fifth. Mike Napoli drove in two runs for the Indians, who had 13 hits and moved into first place in the AL Central.
Salazar (5-3) rebounded from his worst start of the season and gave up a run in the fifth and another in the sixth.
Ubaldo Jimenez (2-6) was charged with six runs in 1 2/3 innings. Third baseman Pedro Alvarez’s fielding error in the first made three of the runs unearned.
Adam Jones drove in two runs and Mark Trumbo had three hits for Baltimore, which has lost five of six. The Orioles committed four errors, leading to six unearned runs.