They have said their goodbyes to Torii Hunter in Minneapolis. We need to do the same in Southern California.
Knowing Hunter, if he could have figured out a way, he would have scheduled a series of going-away news conferences. One more in Detroit and another in Anaheim. Not for his ego. For the fans and people he had met, touched and been touched back.
Those are the three major league cities he played in. Also the three places he was most beloved. He would have been beloved in any city he played. If you ever met a person who disliked Hunter, you were meeting a member of the vast minority.
Last week, Hunter sat down in front of the media and most of the Twins...