The Tigers and the Phillies played to a 6-6 tie Thursday afternoon in Clearwater.
Starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann was roughed up, giving up five runs, four earned, on five hits including two home runs while striking out three in three and two third innings.
James McCann had a two run homer and infielder Thomas Field had a solo shot in the ninth inning to tie the game at six all.
Detroit is in Kissimmee this afternoon to visit the Houston Astros. First pitch is 1:05 p.m.
MLB Spring Training Scoreboard:
Tampa Bay Rays 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Atlanta Braves 5, Miami Marlins 2
Detroit Tigers 6, Philadelphia Phillies 6
Houston Astros at Washington Nationals
Toronto Blue Jays 11, New York Yankees (ss) 4
Minnesota Twins 8, Boston Red Sox 2
New York Yankees (ss) 4, Baltimore Orioles 4
New York Mets 7, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Chicago White Sox (ss) 8, Texas Rangers 2
Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Oakland Athletics 3
San Francisco Giants 3, Milwaukee Brewers 1
Cleveland Indians 9, San Diego Padres 4
Kansas City Royals 9, Chicago White Sox (ss) 2
Cincinnati Reds 5, Colorado Rockies 4
Seattle Mariners 10, Chicago Cubs 8
Arizona Diamondbacks 5, Los Angeles Angels 3
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports