Nick Swisher gave the Indians the lead with a two-run home run in the fifth inning as Cleveland beat the White Sox 7-4 at Progressive Field. David Murphy added a two-run shot in the win while Carlos Santana and Lonnie Chisenhall plated a run each. Corey Kluber improved to 9-and-6 with six innings of four-run ball and Cody Allen grabbed his 11th save. The Tribe have won three of four. Hector Noesi gave up six runs in four-and-two-thirds innings to fall to 3-and-7 for Chicago, which drops its third straight. Adam Dunn went deep in the loss.
Game #2 of the series is this afternoon. The Pre-Game Show begins at 1:30 on Newstalk 1060.