Indians triumph to stretch winning run

The Cleveland Indians stretched their winning run to nine games with a 9-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

Juan Uribe, Tyler Naquin, Mike Napoli and Lonnie Chisenhall all hit home runs in the fifth inning for the red-hot Tribe.

Danny Santana, Brian Dozier, Trevor Plouffe, Max Kepler, Eduardo Nunez and Juan Centeno homered in the Minnesota Twins’ 7-1 win over the New York Yankees.

Jose Fernandez struck out 13 as the Miami Marlins secured a four-game series win over the Chicago Cubs with a 6-1 victory.

Jay Bruce’s 17th home run of the season helped the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 win over the San Diego Padres and Bud Norris struck out eight in the Atlanta Braves’ 5-2 win over the New York Mets.

Chris Davis’ seventh career grand slam and an MLB-leading 22nd homer of the season from Mark Trumbo led the Baltimore Orioles to a 12-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.

Chris Sale picked up a league-leading 13th win of the season as the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2.

Jose Lobaton’s first home run of the season helped the Washington Nationals to a 3-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers and Kendrys Morales went deep twice in the Kansas City Royals’ 6-1 win over the Houston Astros.

Martin Perez’s sixth straight winning decision guided the Texas Rangers to a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox and Jefry Marte’s sacrifice fly in the ninth inning gave the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 win over the Oakland Athletics.

The San Franciso Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7, the Colorado Rockies saw off the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-7, the St Louis Cardinals got the better of the Seattle Mariners 11-6 and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3.