Sat, 12 Apr 2014 14:50:36 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter (knee) returned to the lineup Saturday, April 12.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:53:43 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter (knee) is sitting out one more day Friday, April 11, but he could pinch hit. Hunter expects to return Saturday, April 12.
Fantasy Tip: Double check that Hunter is in the lineup tomorrow before getting him back into your fantasy lineups.
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:14:42 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter (knee) was not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 9, against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He might be available as a pinch hitter, but manager Brad Ausmus said he would like to keep Hunter off his feet until Friday, April 11.
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 05:17:08 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter (knee, shoulder, wrist) left the game Tuesday, April 8, with a jammed knee after attempting a sliding catch. Hunter said his shoulder and wrist are sore as well, but he didn't expect to miss any time.
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 14:53:25 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter had a homer and five RBIs Saturday, April 5.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:14:21 -0700
Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said he's "95 percent sure" that 1B Miguel Cabrera and DH Victor Martinez will hit third and fourth, respectively, this season but that he is "not solid on anyone anywhere" else in the batting order.
Fantasy Tip: Watch to see how the lineup arrangement will affect the run and RBI totals of hitters like Ian Kinsler, Torii Hunter and Austin Jackson. Drafters will have to adjust their expectations based on their slots.
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 08:33:53 -0800
Major League Baseball announced its Silver Slugger Awards for the American League Wednesday, Nov. 6. The winners were Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz, New York Yankees 2B Robinson Cano, Detroit Tigers 3B Miguel Cabrera, Minnesota Twins C Joe Mauer, Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy, Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones, Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout.
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 22:03:55 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter was in the starting lineup as a leadoff hitter Wednesday, Oct. 16, in Game 4 of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox. It was his first time in the top spot of the order since July 4, 1999, as a member of the Minnesota Twins. He had a two-run double, and it was his first multi-RBI game as a leadoff hitter in his career. It was also his first RBI as a leadoff hitter since May 14, 1999.
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 11:55:23 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter is leading off in Game 4 of the American League Championship Series Wednesday, Oct. 16, and OF Austin Jackson has been dropped to eighth in the order. 3B Miguel Cabrera is hitting in the No. 2 spot.
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:40:17 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Torii Hunter said Friday, Oct. 11, that he is confident he will continue to play after 2014 when his contract expires with the team. "No, it won't be. (2014) won't be (his final season," Hunter said. "I want to play past that contract."