MINNEAPOLIS Aaron Hicks was all over the highlight reels on Monday night, and for good reason. The Twins rookie hit two home runs and also made a leaping catch to rob an Adam Dunn homer.
Following Monday's 10-3 win over the visiting White Sox, Hicks' phone was busy. He said he received around 80 text messages and around 15 voicemails from friends and family wanting to chat with him about his breakout game.
There was someone else who reached out to Hicks on Tuesday after Monday night's game: Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter. Twins fans know that Hicks' catch Monday night against the wall was similar to some of the catches Hunter used to make during his time in Minnesota.
Hunter tweeted: "@AaronHicks31 that was a great day u had yesterday. That catch was sweet big dawg. U look like somebody I know this Guy: @toriihunter48"
Hicks has looked up to Hunter during his time in the Twins' minor league system and got to meet Hunter when Detroit was in town earlier this season. But the sho...