1.) 3rd Inning Eruption
In the third inning, the Cleveland Indians scored a total of 5 runs and was just the start of the trend for the night.
Yan Gomes grounded out to begin the inning but things got started when Jason Kipnis hit his second double of the evening in his second at-bat of the night. Francisco Lindor followed with an infield single. Michael Brantley was next and hit a 2-run double to right field.
With two outs in the third, Jose Ramirez reached on an infield single. Lonnie Chisenhall added the 4th and 5th run of the inning once he hit a homer to right field and allowed the team to jump to an early 5-0 lead.
From the third inning on, the team did not look back.
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