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IrishEyes.com continues its signing day coverage with a look at four-star wide receiver prospect Torii Hunter, Jr., a player likely to sit out 2013 due to a serious leg injury suffered in all-star competition.
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In case you wanted to feel old...Torii Hunter's son, Torii Jr., made it official and signed his letter of intent to play college football next season for Notre Dame.The Fighting Irish are, obviously, are banking on the senior wide receiver having the same hands that made his father a nine-time Gold Glove recipient. We already knew that he has his old man's hops. Of course...
Texas wide receiver Torii Hunter Jr. adds his name to the Notre Dame football recruiting list for 2013. You obviously recognize that name, as he’s the son of major-league baseball outfielder Torii Hunter, now with the Detroit Tigers and formerly with Minnesota Twins (1997-2007) and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2008-2012)
Hunter, Torii Jr. (WR, 6-0, 180, Prosper, Texas, Prosper...
DETROIT, Michigan — According to a Sports Illustrated story dated yesterday, a report has come out that links Tigers SS Jhonny Peralta to Tony Bosch, a man being currently being investigated by Major League Baseball for giving out performance enhancing drugs. So far, Peralta is the 12th MLB player to have come up in Bosch’s [...]
According to a Sports Illustrated report, Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta is the 12th major-league player to show up in the records of Tony Bosch, director of the controversial Biogenesis clinic in Florida.
The clinic is being investigated by Major League Baseball for links to performance-enhancing drugs.
According to SI, Peralta was not directly linked to PEDs by Bosch...
Monday evening Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported that the Tigers had signed RHP Max Scherzer to a one-year deal that would pay the 28-year-old $6.725 million for 2013.
max scherzer signs for $6.725M for 2013, avoiding arbitration. #tigers
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 4, 2013
Furthermore Heyman points out that the two sides seemed to of met in the middle as the $6.725...
The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a one-year, 6,725,000 contract with right-hander Max Scherzer and avoided salary arbitration.
Scherzer was 16-7 last season with a 3.74 and struck out 231, a total that trailed only teammate Justin Verlander. He was 1-0 with a 2.08 ERA in the postseason, helping Detroit reach the World Series.
The Tigers acquired Scherzer after the 2009 season...
Jhonny Peralta is the most recent name to be linked to the Biogenesis PED scandal. Another player's name was expected to be released yesterday after Jesus Montero was linked. However, the connection that both Montero and Peralta have to the clinic is not clear.
Peralta's name was not mentioned with any PEDs says Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated. This is similar...
SI.com’s Tom Verducci revealed that Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta’s name was found within the records of a clinic who has been linked to possibly providing performance-enhancing drugs to Major League ballplayers.
Verducci cited unnamed sources who scoured the records of Anthony Bosch’s now closed anti-aging clinic in Miami. SI would not go as far to say that Peralta was...
Once again Notre Dame recruiting is among the best in the nation.
Last time we checked in with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, they were get hammered by the Alabama Crimson Tide in the National Title game. Now they’ve reloaded with a top 5 recruiting class. As listed by position, the Notre Dame recruiting class adds four defensive backs, four wide receivers, three defensive linemen...