Devil Rays on the mound:
J.P. Howell, continuing his candidacy for the fifth starter's job, retired six of the final seven batters he faced in his three innings of work. Another fifth starter candidate, Edwin Jackson, walked five batters but struck out four in three innings.
Tigers on the mound:
Nate Robertson finally stretched out his innings, going five scoreless on two hits with four strikeouts. Jason Grilli followed with two scoreless frames and two strikeouts.
Grapefruit League records:
Devil Rays 2-15, Tigers 12-6-1.
The Tigers will welcome the Reds on Monday for a 1:05 p.m. ET game at Joker Marchant Stadium. Kenny Rogers will take the mound for Detroit opposite Bronson Arroyo.
The Devil Rays are off on Monday. They'll pick up play Tuesday with a 1:05 p.m. ET matchup with the Indians at Al Lang Field.
Jason Beck is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.