Detroit Tigers' Torii Hunter pledges $1,000 for every home run...
Hunter pledged that he will donate $1,000 for every home run he hits to victims of the tornado via his Twitter account .
Fri May 17, 2013
4 Things We Learned About Detroit Tigers Through the First Quarter of the Season
With the one-quarter mark of the 2013 season approaching, the Detroit Tigers have reinforced the fans' offseason hype that they are a strong World Series contender.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Miami Herald
Owner Arte Moreno willing to take blame for Angels' slow start
Arte Moreno has placed blame for the team's brutal 2013 start, its failure to make the playoffs for three straight years and several high-priced moves that have paid minimal dividends on the one person the Los Angeles Angels owner can't fire: "If you're going to blame anyone, you've got to blame me," Moreno told FoxSports.com on Wednesday in New ... (more)
Tue May 14, 2013
Detroit Free Press
National writers dissect Tigers' Hunter, Valverde
Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Jose Valverde, left, laughs with Torii Hunter in the dugout before a game against the Kansas City Royals in Detroit on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
Mon May 13, 2013
Hicks' bat and glove help Twins beat White Sox
Ron Gardenhire has seen center fielders like Kirby Puckett, Torii Hunter and Ben Revere make some spectacular catches during his time coaching and managing the Minnesota Twins.
Bless You Boys
Is Torii Hunter the new Placido Polanco?
Torii Hunter is changing as a hitter. His power is diminishing but his contact is producing in different ways to make him a quality contributor.
Sat May 11, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Dodgers rough up Slowey, even series with Marlins
LOS ANGELES Kevin Slowey in spite of averaging 7.3 strikeouts per nine innings through his first seven outings for the Marlins has said he's not a strikeout pitcher.
Plenty of chatter about a few umpires who don't know the rules, Dan Haren speaks up in defense of Mike Scioscia and, Josh Hamilton doesn't care what fans think.
Fri May 10, 2013
Torii Hunter to sign autographs at Lakeside Mall
Fans can bring items to have them autographed or purchase select items at DC Sports.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Jackson Sun
Hunter brings out best in sluggers Cabrera, Fielder
Miguel Cabrera, left, has benefited from the addition of Torii Hunter to the Tigers lineup and is putting up numbers that could better those of 2012, when he won the American League Triple Crown.
Yahoo.com contributor Chris Schad questioned the Minnesota Twins' moves, including the team's decision to let outfielder Torii Hunter to leave for the Los Angeles Angels after the 2007 season.
Wed May 08, 2013
Ranking MLB's 10 Most Shocking 2013 Batting Champion Contenders
With the 2013 MLB season not yet at the one-quarter mark, statistics are still somewhat skewed.
Tue May 07, 2013
Detroit Tigers are the Team With Awesome Foursome in Batting Order
We all knew going into the season that these four guys would be part of one of the toughest line-ups in the history of baseball.
Pro baseball: Miracle's Mientkiewicz blessed to be back in SWFL
The Baseball Gods are fickle deities. But every now and again they look down on a ballplayer with Perseus-like favor.
Mon May 06, 2013
What they're saying: Miguel Cabrera on pace to break Hack Wilson's single-season RBI record
Roughly 20 percent of baseball has already been played. It's certainly not a big sample size, but it's large enough that several baseball insiders, including ESPN's Buster Olney , are already talking about the potential for broken records.
Fri May 03, 2013
Assembling MLB's Perfect Defensive Player, Piece by Piece
As much as it's fun to watch an awesome display of offensive firepower in any Major League Baseball game, it still comes down to pitching and defense as the means to a successful end.
Tigers a surprise in MLB's first month, but not the biggest
One stretch in April, they lost four straight. In three straight games of those losses, they scored just one run, almost impossible when Miguel Cabrera is batting .373 and 30 RBI and newcomer Torii Hunter is batting .355. Against the hot Atlanta Braves, we saw the powerful Tigers.
Thu May 02, 2013
Thursday Halolinks: Angels Hold On In Oakland, Has Scioscia Changed?
The month of April is over, which means the Angels can start playing the type of baseball everyone expected them to play...winning. Yes, the April Angels have left us, so now we can all sit back and enjoy watching a winning team for the rest of the season...right? Oh, well, here's your Halolinks: Has Manager Mike learned something new by using his ... (more)
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Preview: Tigers at Astros
The Houston Astros managed one win on a seven-game road trip and have not gotten the type of consistent starting pitching to compete in the American League .
Wed May 01, 2013
MLB Offseason 'Winners' Find April Is the Cruelest Month
The first month of the 2013 MLB season is in the books and already serves as a stark reminder to those observers who get hypnotized by the most aggressive big spenders in the offseason.