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Markakis lifts Orioles over Tigers

Nick Markakis went 3-for-5 with a home run 5, and avoid a three-game sweep.

Nolan Reimold doubled twice and scored three runs, and Vladimir Guerrero knocked in a pair of runs for Baltimore, which picked up just its second win in eight tries.

Jo-Jo Reyes (6-9) earned the win after holding the Tigers to one run on four hits in six innings.

Ramon Santiago had a solo homer and two runs batted in, and Austin Jackson had three hits and an RBI for Detroit, which had a three-game winning streak snapped.

Doug Fister (4-13) was pegged with the loss after giving up eight runs -- six earned -- on 12 hits in 5 2/3 innings.