The Detroit Tigers lost a 12-3 spring training game Tuesday in Lakeland, Florida to the Atlanta Braves. Ervin Santana allowed two runs in three innings for the winners. Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello gave up six runs and ten hits in six innings. Miguel Cabrera raised his spring batting average to .378 with two hits. The Tigers, who have a 12-12 Florida record, open the regular season at home next Monday against the Kansas City Royals.