Torii Hunter

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Rob Bradford
July 28, 2018 - 7:56 pm
By now we know how J.D. Martinez does things. He studies. He talks. He takes notes. And he hits home runs. Meet the person who had a huge impact on what we're witnessing these days: Torii Hunter. "It’s insane. It’s insane what he does with his bat," said Hunter, who is town as part of the Twins'...
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Rob Bradford
November 20, 2015 - 2:52 am
The friendship between Torii Hunter and David Ortiz has been well documented. The pair go all the way back to the early 1990's, when both were breaking into professional baseball with the Minnesota Twins . So it should be no surprise that when afforded the opportunity to make the son of his buddy...
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After starting the season 1-6, the Twins have had plenty of reasons to celebrate as they've gone 24-12, including Sunday's 8-2 victory over the White Sox that had (from left) Shane Robinson, Eddie Rosario and Aaron Hicks floating on air. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)
May 25, 2015 - 6:10 am
After taking two out of three from the Angels over the weekend, the Red Sox leave the friendly confines to begin a three-game set with the Twins on Monday in Minneapolis. The Red Sox are 5-5 over their last 10Â games, and they sit at 21-23 on the season, good for third place in the cluttered AL...
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Mike Petraglia
May 18, 2014 - 9:20 pm
Torii Hunter is one of the most forthcoming players in all of baseball. And after he homered in his team's 6-2 win over the Red Sox Sunday night, completing Detroit's first Fenway sweep in 31 years, Hunter didn't hold back. He said the three-game sweep, in which the Tigers outscored the Red Sox ,...
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October 15, 2013 - 5:37 am
Red Sox left-hander Craig Breslow will contribute regularly to this blog throughout his team'€™s postseason run. In addition to his work on the mound, the eight-year big leaguer is also the founder and executive director of the Strike 3 Foundation, a charitable agency that heightens awareness,...
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October 13, 2013 - 10:17 pm
No one seemed to feel a greater sense of emptiness in the wake of the Red Sox ' 6-5 walk-off victory over the Tigers than Torii Hunter . It was Hunter who had a view unlike anyone else in the park when his close friend and former teammate David Ortiz smashed a game-tying grand slam into the Red Sox...
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December 31, 2012 - 2:39 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: College football: Music City Bowl, NC State vs. Vanderbilt, noon (ESPN) College football: Sun Bowl, USC vs. Georgia Tech, 2...
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May 18, 2012 - 8:33 am
The Dallas-area sexual assault case against the son of Angels outfielder Torii Hunter took an unexpected turn Thursday when the attorney defending Hunter'€™s son told reporters that the 16-year-old accuser had recanted her allegations . Todd Shapiro , the attorney for 17-year-old Darius McClinton...
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Rob Bradford
February 28, 2011 - 1:00 pm
p brightcove.createExperiences(); (Carl Crawford's first at-bat as a member of the Red Sox ) FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Signing the contract was one thing. Conducting a press conference was another. And showing up to spring training offered a new perspective. But the true reality check for Carl Crawford...
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October 14, 2009 - 4:15 pm
Red Sox manager Terry Francona joined Dale & Holley for the final time this season to talk about the postseason and what Francona might do with all the free time on his hands. Check out the entire audio here . Some highlights below. We wrap up the season with Terry Francona, I just thought it...
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