June 26, 2014 at 9:16 pm

Thursday's Tigers-Rangers live tweets: Rick Porcello goes distance as Detroit wins seventh in a row

Miguel Cabrera follows his flyout in the top of the second inning Thursday night in Arlington. (Tom Pennington / Getty Images)

Tigers at Rangers

When: 8:05 p.m. Thursday

Where: Globe Life Park, Arlington, Texas

TV/radio: FSD/97.1, 1270

Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

Hereís what you need to know:

■On the Tigersí current road trip, which reached five games Wednesday night, 32 of the teamís 61 hits (52.5 percent) have been for extra bases.

■Miguel Cabrera had one hit Wednesday to tie Mickey Stanley for 18th in franchise history with 1,243. Cabrera is 74 from tying Rudy York for 17th with 1,317.

■Victor Martinez hit his 20th home run Wednesday, the sixth time in his career he has hit at least 20. He is on pace for 44 on the season. Martinezís career-high is 25 in 2007 with the Indians.

■The Tigers next go to Houston for a three-game series starting Friday. Detroitís scheduled starters are Justin Verlander on Friday, Max Scherzer on Saturday and Drew Smyly on Sunday.

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Tigers lineup

1. Ian Kinsler (R), 2B

2. Torii Hunter (R), RF

3. Miguel Cabrera (R), 1B

4. Victor Martinez (S), DH

5. J.D. Martinez (R), LF

6. Nick Castellanos (R), 3B

7. Austin Jackson (R), CF

8. Alex Avila (L), C

9. Eugenio Suarez (R), SS

SP. Rick Porcello, RH ó 9-4, 3.76

Rangers lineup

1. Leonys Martin (L), CF

2. Elvis Andrus (R), SS

3. Shin-Soo Choo (L), LF

4. Adrian Beltre (R), 3B

5. Alex Rios (R), RF

6. Carlos Pena (L), 1B

7. Robinson Chirinos (R), C

8. Michael Choice (R), DH

9. Luis Sardinas (S), 2B

SP. Nick Martinez, RH ó 1-4, 4.22