Archer (8-7) gave up three runs and seven hits while striking out eight in 51/3 innings, ending his streak of 15 straight starts in which he pitched at least six innings.
RHP Corey Kluber (10-3) will pitch Sunday’s series finale for the Indians. Kluber is coming off back-to-back complete-game wins. Rays RHP Austin Pruitt (6-3) will be facing his third straight All-Star pitcher, having started against Houston’s Dallas Keuchel and Boston’s Chris Sale in his last two starts.
ST. PETRSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jay Bruce drove in his first two runs for the Cleveland Indians and Mike Clevinger struck out nine in seven innings Saturday night in a 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.