Kluber goes over 5 innings in Tribe win over Dodgers
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Yasiel Puig and Enrique Hernandez each homered off Indians AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber, but Cleveland beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 Sunday.
Hernandez, the Dodgers’ leadoff batter, hit Kluber’s sixth pitch of the day over the center field fence. Puig connected on Kluber’s first pitch of the fourth inning for his third homer.
Kluber pitched 5 2-3 innings, yielding three hits, two runs and a walk. He struck out six. Overall this spring, he’s been taken deep four times in 12 2-3 innings.
The Indians scored one in the fourth on a sacrifice fly by Carlos Santana.
They added three in the seventh. Yan Gomes hit an RBI double to left. Jesus Aguilar scored on Ryan Raburn’s groundout, and Lonnie Chisenhall had an RBI ground-rule double to right.