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VIDEO: Torii Hunter Goes Deep During Detroit Tigers’ 16-Run Explosion in Kansas City

The Kansas City Royals may be the Detroit Tigers’ closest competition in the AL Central, but there was a chasm between the two rivals on Thursday night. Detroit’s offense lit up Jeremy Guthrie and the K.C. pitching, scoring three in the first, three in the fourth, then eight in the fifth en route to a 16-4 blowout victory. The Tigers came up with that 16-spot despite hitting...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Detroit Tigers Torii Hunter Takes a Glove to the 'Little Torii's' Sliding in to Second

When you have been playing as long as Torii Hunter has been you are accustomed to having to do what it takes to help your team win--even if you know it is going to hurt. Pain is sometimes part of the game, but it doesn't mean you have to like it.Like on Tuesday night when he went to slide in to second and Dodgers second baseman Dee Gordon failed to tag his leg, but instead tagged...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Torii Hunter Tagged Out By His Junk, Call Overturned, Yasiel Puig Finger Wags

Your browser does not support iframes. It’s safe to say that there was a lot going on during this play. Detroit Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter stroked a ball into the outfield and was looking to turn it into a double when he slid into second. At first it looked as though he was out, but […] The post Torii Hunter Tagged Out By His Junk, Call Overturned, Yasiel Puig Finger Wags...
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig warns Torii Hunter about running on his arm

As we have found out, testing the arm of Yasiel Puig is a dangerous proposition. During Tuesday’s game between the Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Dodgers, 38-year-old Torii Hunter decided to give it a shot. In the second inning, Hunter took a pitch the opposite way that made it to right field wall and decided […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Torii Hunter hopes for Saturday return

The Detroit Tigers defeated the Cleveland Indians on Friday by the score of 6-4. The win improved the Tigers to 38-32 on the season and are hanging tough in the division and the American League, despite having three players on the 60-day disabled list and two others on the 15-day disabled list. Outfielder Torii Hunter is not on the disabled list, but hasn't played since Monday...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers fan sacrifices popcorn to make great one-handed catch

Your browser does not support iframes.A Detroit Tigers fan sacrificed some of his popcorn while making a fantastic one-handed catch on a foul ball during Thursday's game against Kansas City.It happened in the top of the fifth as Royals batter Mike Moustakas hit a foul popup into the stands. The ball ricocheted off a cement wall in the back of one of the upper decks back down...
Via Holdout Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Torii Hunter ‘kept performing’ while making love to wife despite leg cramp (vid)

Somehow, a conversation between Jim Rome and Torii Hunter about what the Detroit Tigers veteran thought about LeBron James pulling himself out of an NBA Finals game last week because of severe cramping took an unexpected, somewhat kinky turn. During an interview on “Jim Rome on Showtime” program,  Hunter’s thoughts on LeBron’s cramps spun wildly […] The post Torii Hunter...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Torii Hunter has fantastic comment about LeBron's cramps

Jim Rome had Torii Hunter on as a guest on his Showtime show recently, where he asked the Detroit Tigers veteran outfielder about LeBron James cramping up in Game 1 of the NBA Finals last week. Rome wanted to know if Hunter sympathized with King James or thought he should have continued playing through the pain. I’m not going to spoil it, but Hunter’s response was absolutely...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Hunter takes action in ending Tigers' struggles, his slump

DETROIT -- Torii Hunter walked from the bat rack toward the middle of the dugout after the Detroit Tigers lost for the 12th time in the last 16 games on Wednesday night. He took the game bat and batting gloves in his arms and tossed them over the dugout roof to some startled and extremely appreciative fans. "They were bad luck," Hunter said, while dressing in the quiet...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ump 'slaps' Torii Hunter during tift with pitcher

This should never be allowed by an umpire – I don’t care how close he might be with the player. It doesn’t look like Hunter was happy the umpire, Paul Nauert, did that either, as he reacts all, like, ‘get out of here with that hand’ after the baby taps. This all went down after Torii Hunter was plunked by Bud Norris following Ian Kinsler’s 2-run home run. Hunter was...
Via Detroit4lyfe
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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