A big night for the Kansas City bats in Cleveland as they pound on the Indians, 12-0. The Royals would pound out four home runs, including two by Billy Butler and a grand slam by Melky Cabrera. Jeff Francis picked up his fourth win of the season.
Kansas Cityhas now won seven of their last 10 games.
Game two of the series is tonight as Felipe Paulino will get the start forKansas City. Cleveland will go with Justin Masterson.
First pitch is 7:05.