Mike Minor

Royals end Indians' winning streak at 22 games

Royals end Indians' winning streak at 22 games

The Cleveland Indians can return to clinching their division and playoff preparations. Their historic winning streak of 22 games is, well, history.

Cleveland had its AL record run son Friday night as the Indians were beaten 4-3 by the Kansas City Royals, who became the first team to conquer the defending league champions since Aug. 23.

Jason Vargas (16-10) pitched into the sixth and Brandon Moss homered off Trevor Bauer (16-9) as the Royals ended baseball's longest winning streak in 101 years. The Indians set a new league mark and came within four of matching the overall record held by the 1916 New York Giants.

Following a magical, walk-off win in extra innings on...

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