C.C. Sabathia pitched well in the losing effort against the Royals. (Ed Zurga/AP)
By Conor Nicholl / MLB.com
Starter C.C. Sabathia was once again victimized by a lack of run support as Cleveland continued its offensive struggles. The Indians managed just one run against Royals starter Zack Greinke and a string of Kansas City relievers. The Tribe remains in first place despite the loss.
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