August 20, 2014 at 5:21 pm

Wednesday's Tigers-Rays live tweets: Rick Porcello goes distance for shutout victory

Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello has lost three straight starts. (Robin Buckson / Detroit News)

Tigers at Rays

When: 7:10 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg

TV/radio: FSD/97.1

Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

Quick hits

Here’s what you need to know:

■ The Tigers, coming off an 11-inning, 8-6 win over the Rays on Tuesday, play the second of a three-game series at Tropicana Field.

■ Rick Porcello, Wednesday’s Tigers starter, has lost three straight starts. He is making his fourth start at Tropicana Field, where he is 1-2 with a 3.10 earned-run average.

■ The Tigers’ J.D. Martinez got some bad news from Major League Baseball on Wednesday: He has been given an error on a play against the Blue Jays from an Aug. 8 game in Toronto.

Originally, Toronto’s Munenori Kawasaki was credited with a double and went on to score a run on a fly ball. Now, Martinez is charged with an error, Kawasaki’s run is unearned, and Tigers pitcher Anibal Sanchez is charged with three earned runs instead of four.

News bulletin

Here are some Tigers stories to catch up on prior to first pitch:

■ With a little luck and lot of perseverance, Tigers pull out a win

■ Lynn Henning: Tigers reportedly a finalist to land Rusney Castillo, but he's not an immediate solution

■ History shows Tigers way ahead on trading prospects

■ Tigers' Justin Verlander will return to action Saturday

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. Alex Avila (L) C

8. Andrew Romine (S) SS

9. Rajai Davis (R) CF

SP: RH Rick Porcello (13-8, 3.28)

Rays lineup

1. Desmond Jennings (R) CF

2. Ben Zobrist (S) 2B

3. Matt Joyce (L) LF

4. Evan Longoria (R) 3B

5. James Loney (L) 1B

6. Wil Myers (R) DH

7. Yunel Escobar (R) SS

8. Curt Casali (R) C

9. Kevin Kiermaier (L) RF

SP: RH Jake Odorizzi (9-9, 3.82)