Ramon Santiago is congratulated by teammates after his second homer. (Duane Burleson/AP)
By Jason Beck / MLB.com
Ramon Santiago led the Tigers' home run parade against the Rays on Thursday, going deep twice, as Mike Hessman, Dusty Ryan and Curtis Granderson also contributed dingers. Armando Galarraga worked 7 2/3 innings for his 13th win.
BATTING 2B: Thames, M (12, Hammel). HR: Santiago, R 2 (3, 1st inning off Kazmir,
0 on, 0 out; 3rd inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out), Hessman (5, 4th inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out), Ryan (2, 5th inning off
Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out), Granderson (21, 7th inning off Bradford, 0 on, 2 out). TB: Hessman 4; Ryan 4;
Santiago, R 9; Thames, M 3; Raburn; Granderson 4. RBI: Santiago, R 2 (16), Hessman (7), Ryan (7),
Cabrera, M (126), Granderson (62). 2-out RBI: Granderson. Runners left in scoring
position, 2 out: Ryan 2. SF: Cabrera, M. GIDP: Ordonez. Team
RISP: 0-for-5. Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING SB: Inge (4, 2nd base off Hammel/Navarro,
D). CS: Joyce (2, 2nd base by Percival/Navarro, D).
2 (Cabrera, M-Santiago, R, Raburn-Santiago, R-Cabrera, M).