MLB: Indians close in on World Series win

The Cleveland Indians have taken a 3-1 lead against the Chicago Cubs to be just one win away from winning their first World Series since 1948.

The Indians defeated the Cubs 7-2 at Wrigley Field in the best-of-seven encounter on Saturday.

The Cubs will now have to win all three remaining matches to stop Cleveland from winning.

Jason Kipnis was in great form as in the seventh innings his three-run the standout performer as his three-run homer extended the Indians’lead.