Cabrera homers, doubles in Tigers’ 11-5 loss to Rays

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit his third home run of the spring, doubled and drove in three runs Friday for the Detroit Tigers in an 11-5 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.

Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez pitched 5 1-3 innings, allowing five runs and five hits with two walks and six strikeouts.

Tampa Bay starter Jake Odorizzi went four innings and gave up three runs and five hits. The righty was recently chosen as the Rays’ third starter for the regular season.

The Tigers and Rays will close out their exhibition seasons on Saturday with a game at Tropicana Field.