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Torii Hunter

WATCH: Darvish Gave Hitter Whiplash With Slow Pitch

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.23.2014 | Sports

Torii Hunter was sent to another planet after Yu Darvish threw an incredible yet slow pitch during the Ranger-Tigers game on Thursday. Darvish's pitch...

PHOTO: Torii Hunter Kissed An Alligator

Posted 03.04.2014 | Sports

It turns out that if Detroit Tigers star Torii Hunter gets dared to kiss an alligator, he'll actually do it. "My homey @justinverlander dared me t...

Ranking the Most Iconic Photographs in Sports History

Thomas McKenna | Posted 12.15.2013 | Sports
Thomas McKenna

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Sports Masochism: Big Papi, Crazy Uncle Jimbo and Neanderthal Man

Kevin Walsh | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Kevin Walsh

Sunday night, I smugly watched the amazing Max Scherzer throttle the life from the fearsome Boston Red Sox.

A Frame-By-Frame Look At Torii Hunter's Fearless Attempt At To Catch David Ortiz's Grand Slam

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

Early in his career, Torii Hunter was dubbed "Spider-Man" for his acrobatic, wall-scaling catches but perhaps "Daredevil" is the more apt comic book c...

LOOK: This Cop's Celebration Of Big Papi's Grand Slam Stole The Show

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

The bearded face of Boston euphoria belonged to police officer Steve Horgan on Sunday night. Standing in the home bullpen at Fenway Park, Horgan raise...

Big Papi To The Rescue

Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

With the Red Sox once again struggling to generate any offense against the Detroit Tigers, David Ortiz came to the rescue. Big Papi hit a game-tying g...

WATCH: 68-Year-Old Manager Breaks Out Dance Moves

Posted 09.26.2013 | Sports

Detroit manager Jim Leyland couldn't hold in his emotions after his Tigers clinched their third consecutive AL Central title on Wednesday night. The 6...

Tigers Cap Comeback With Walk-Off Homer

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 10.29.2013 | Sports

DETROIT — Torii Hunter hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting Detroit over the Oakland Athletics 7-6 Thursday and boos...

Detroit Tigers' Star Files For Divorce: Report

Posted 08.15.2013 | Sports

As his numbers continue to nose-dive across the board this season, it's no secret that Detroit Tigers star Prince Fielder has been struggling on the b...

WATCH: Torii Hunter's Hilarious Postgame Interview

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

"Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal." --Samuel Richardson Following the Chicago White Sox contentious 6-3 win over the De...

WATCH: Torii Hunter Hits 300th HR

AP | ANTHONY MAGGIO | Posted 06.17.2013 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Doug Fister held Minnesota hitless until the sixth inning and Torii Hunter connected for his 300th career home run, leading the Detroit...

Hypothermia, Heartburn and High Blood Pressure -- It Must Have Been the Detroit Tiger's Opening Weekend

Lauren Cavanagh | Posted 06.10.2013 | Detroit
Lauren Cavanagh

Opening Day in Detroit is a holiday. It doesn't end after the home opener, either. It is a weekend of celebration. But unfortunately, with the good, comes the bad...

What Twitter Is Saying About Torii Hunter's Alleged Remarks Over Gay Teammates

Posted 12.31.2012 | Detroit

Detroit Tigers' right fielder Torii Hunter provoked a harsh reaction from fans and observers on Twitter, after the Los Angeles Times quoted him as say...

Detroit Tigers Right Fielder: Having A Gay Teammate Would Be 'Difficult And Uncomfortable'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

A number of professional male athletes have come forward on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in recent months, but it se...

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LOOK: Homes Fit For A Detroit Tiger

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.29.2012 | Detroit

When it was announced earlier this month that free agent and nine-time Gold Glove winner Torii Hunter would be joining the Tigers as an outfielder for...

Tigers Sign Spiderman

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 11.16.2012 | Sports

DETROIT -- Torii Hunter has reached the postseason six times in his career, but he's never played in a World Series. Now he's joining forces with the...

Detroit Tigers Nab Free Agent

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 01.14.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Free agent outfielder Torii Hunter has agreed to a $26 million, two-year deal with Detroit, giving the Tigers a capable corner outfiel...

WATCH: Torii Hunter Injures Umpire

Posted 08.16.2012 | Sports

A scary moment occurred in the fifth inning of the Angels-Indians game on Wednesday night when Torii Hunter took out the home plate umpire as he tried...

Fister, Fielder Lead Detroit Tigers To 7-2 Win Over Los Angeles Angels

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 09.18.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Doug Fister gave up just two hits over eight innings and Prince Fielder capped a four-run second inning with a two-run single to help ...

Torii Hunter Leaves Team After Son's Arrest

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 05.17.2012 | Sports

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Torii Hunter was placed on the Los Angeles Angels' restricted list Monday after his teenage son was arrested in Texas. The town of...

MLB All-Star Has Run-In With Police

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.04.2012 | Sports

While Major League Baseball was celebrating the start of the regular season down in Miami on Wednesday night with scantily clad women and Muhammad Ali...

Angels Outfielder Tweets For Help While Trapped In Oxygen Chamber

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 10.16.2011 | Sports

Well, it seems Angels outfielder Torii Hunter got himself into a little bit of a pickle on Tuesday afternoon, and thankfully it was all captured throu...

Torii Hunter: Black Latinos Are 'Impostors'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Torii Hunter has drawn attention for calling dark-skinned Latino baseball players "impostors." In an interview that USA Today published Tuesday, the A...

Is Torii Hunter Right to Call Latin Americans "Imposters"?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

I may owe Sammy Sosa an apology. In a recent post, I wrote about Sosa's apparent use of a skin product designed to make him appear whiter. I wondered...