VIERA, Fla., March 14 (UPI) -- Jose Lima allowed two hits over five innings and combined with four relievers on a three-hitter Thursday to give the Detroit Tigers a 4-0 win over the Florida Marlins.
Lima walked just one batter and faced only one batter over the minimum.
Eric Munson had three hits and scored twice for the Tigers, who plated two runs apiece in the seventh and ninth innings. Jacob Cruz added a double and RBI for Detroit.
Florida starter Josh Beckett allowed two hits in four scoreless innings. He did not walk a batter and struck out four. Michael Tejara followed with two scoreless innings, but Blaine Neal and Vladimir Nunez surrendered two runs apiece.
Derrek Lee went none for two with a pair of strikeouts for Florida.