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By Candido Hernandez On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Twins Torii Hunter Retiring After 19 MLB Seasons

Torii Hunter played 19-seasons in the Major Leagues, which is beyond a blessing and he has decided to call it a career before hitting 20. Torii Hunter has decided to retire after playing 12 of his 19 seasons with More...

By Glenn Erby On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Twins Torii Hunter, Brian Dozier Hit ‘The Quan’ After Big Win (Video)

No they didn’t clinch the division, but the Twins grabbed a 7–1 victory over their AL Central rivals the Tigers on Monday night that put them one game out of a wild card slot. The team celebrated with More...

By Daniel Seahorn On Friday, June 12th, 2015

Twins Torii Hunter Suspended & Fined For Meltdown With Umpire

Following his epic meltdown over a strike three call by the home plate umpire, Minnesota Twins outfielder Torii Hunter has been suspended for two games and fined by Major League Baseball. Torii Hunter gets 2-game More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Torii Hunter Strips Down After Ejection (Video)

Torii Hunter returned to his roots this offseason when he signed a one year deal with the Minnesota Twins. While it was originally dubbed a “farewell tour” for the 16 year vet, Torii has proved he has More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Twins’ Torii Hunter: Top Prospect Buxton Is ‘Mike Trout 2’

The Twins have a lot to look forward to in the coming years, according to fan favorite Torii Hunter. After reaping the benefits of such a miserable season (63-99 in 2011) they chose outfielder Byron Buxton with More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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Torii Hunter Calls Reporter “Prick” For Asking About Anti-Gay Views (Video)

Torii Hunter returned to the organization that gave him his inital start in the big leagues, but the reintroductory press conference didn’t go as well. Hunter, at a press conference Wednesday announcing More...

By Ashley On Saturday, July 27th, 2013

Torii Hunter Blames Achilles Injury On Tight Dress Shoes

  Just another day in the life of bizarre baseball injuries, nothing to see here. Torii Hunter has been virtually a ghost of late in his once really great career, but now the injury bug has bitten him and More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, January 21st, 2013

Willie Roaf and Torii Hunter Host “Big Easy Super Lounge” During Super Bowl Week

  Hall Of Famer Willie Roaf and MLB Star Torii Hunter will host the “Big Easy Super Lounge” , a dynamite Super Bowl XLVII event, in New Orleans, at The Old U.S. Mint Building, 400 Esplanade Ave. Entertainment More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, December 31st, 2012
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Torii Hunter Says His Anti Gay Comments Were Taken Out Of Context

Yesterday we reported on the L.A. Times article regarding gay athletes in sports, and how athletes would feel having them as teammates. The L.A. Times asked Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter his opinion and how he More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, December 30th, 2012

Torii Hunter Says Having A Gay Teammate Would Be Difficult And Uncomfortable

Homosexuality is a topic that is discussed and debated on a daily basis.  The one place where it gets swept under the rug or avoided is the sports world. For years there has been the ongoing stigma that no well-known More...

By Glenn Erby On Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Torii Hunter Agrees To 2 Year $26 Million Deal With Tigers

Fresh off of a stinging defeat to the Giants in the World Series, the Detroit have kicked off free agency, by reloading and preparing to go at it again. USA Today is reporting that the Tigers and outfielder Torii More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, September 24th, 2012

Torii Hunter Jr. Commits To Notre Dame To Play Football

I can only imagine what it’s like  being a big time professional athlete and then turning around to see your own child blaze his path in a sport. The Hunter family of major league glory has entered that More...

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