By Jason Shetler
After losing to the Pirates in yesterday’s Grapefruit League opener, the Detroit Tigers returned the favor by defeating the Pirates today 10-3.
Jeff Locke allowed four runs in his two innings of work.
Juan Nicasio, Mark Melancon and Arquimedes Caminero each pitched a scoreless inning.
Eric O’Flaherty gave up five runs in his one inning pitched.
Josh Bell delivered an RBI on a fielder’s choice and stole a base.
Starling Marte was 1-for-2 with a run scored.
Sean Rodriguez and Alen Hanson also went 1-for-2.
Adam Frazier had an RBI and drew a walk.
The Pirates will remain in Bradenton tomorrow to take on the Toronto Blue Jays at 1:05 ET.