In­di­ans win, then clinch AL Cen­tral once again

The Columbus Dispatch - - Sports - By Paul Hoynes

CLEVE­LAND — The streak is over, but that doesn't mean the win­ning has to stop.

The In­di­ans, less than 24 hours af­ter their Amer­i­can League record 22-game win­ning streak ended, re­bounded Satur­day af­ter­noon to beat the Kansas City Roy­als 8-4 at Pro­gres­sive Field. The vic­tory, com­bined with Min­nesota's loss Satur­day night to Toronto at Tar­get Field, al­lowed the In­di­ans to clinch their sec­ond straight AL Cen­tral Di­vi­sion cham­pi­onship.

"We had good en­ergy to­day," man­ager Terry Fran­cona said. "I didn't think we wouldn't, but it was nice to see them go right back and try

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