Torii Hunter makes way for rookie, mo...

Torii Hunter makes way for rookie, moves into right field for Angels

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Torii Hunter is no longer the center of attention for the Los Angeles Angels, and his first game as the team's new right fielder went off without a hitch.

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Win Twins

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Aug 4, 2010
I miss Torii. He was/is a great team player. I do not believe he deserves the kind of pay he is getting but he is a great guy.
TC Florida

Frisco, TX

#2 Aug 4, 2010
This move was made mostly to accomodate the beginning of Hunter's skills diminishing. This is exactly why the Twins couldn't give Torii the long term contract he desired. I knew that the Twins would miss him for the first couple of years of his tenure with the Angels, but his contract would be bloated on the back end.

Don't get me wrong, his skills are not gone yet. But this is the beginning of the end.

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