Category: Torii Hunter

Torii Hunter on Signing With Detroit: “It’s the perfect fit”

Monday, November 26th, 2012

This offseason Torii Hunter had his choice of teams to join. His attitude, leadership, experience and ability all contributed to him being coveted by a number of teams that consider themselves playoff contenders. Hunter decided to say no to the Rangers, the Dodgers, the Yankees and Red Sox amongst others ...

Torii Hunter Believes the Los Angeles Angels Will Still Make the Playoffs

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

The Los Angeles Angels entered Monday six games out of first place in the American League West, but perhaps more importantly weren't even second in their division. The Texas Rangers lead the way and the Oakland A's were 3.5 games back as the Major League Baseball season has hit its ...

Torii Hunter Is So Defensive

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

Torii Hunter was the best outfielder I’ve ever seen. True, he’s lost a step over the past few years. Playing on that 1980’s astroturf  for most of his career in the Metrodome doubled the wear and tear on his knees. When Torii finally made it to the warm confines of Anaheim, ...

SRIs 1st Annual MLB Spring Training Round-Up: American League West Edition

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

SRI continues our spring training roundup with interviews from around the AL West Division. There are twenty interviews with players, managers, and general managers from all four of the teams in the AL West. The AL West was the least competitive division in all of baseball in 2008 and it sure ...