Royals Blast Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) James Shields allowed two runs in six innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 8-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.

Shields struck out nine and won his second straight start.

Moustakas’ homer sparked Kansas City’s four-run fourth that featured five hits.

The Royals are 10-0 when scoring at least four runs.

Eric Hosmer led KC with four hits, including an RBI double in the seventh.

The Royals and Indians are now even in their four-game series. Game 3 will be Wednesday night at 6:05pm at Progressive Field in Cleveland, with pregame at 5:25 on NewsRadio 1350 KMAN from the Royals Radio Network.