Hunter has proven he can still play in his old age also — the former Detroit Tiger is batting .259 with 14 home runs and 49 RBIs for the second-place Twins this season.
Victor Martinez and Jose Iglesias also went deep for Detroit, and Anibal Sanchez worked in and out of trouble for six innings.
Machado was selected an International League All-Star, and he’s hit .272 in 81 games for the Mud Hens this year.
The press came to see Iglesias Sr., but were more captivated with Iglesias Jr.
Prince Fielder is having an MVP-caliber season — batting .339 with 14 home runs and 54 RBIs at the 2015 All-Star break.
Torii Hunter’s towering two-run homer into the third deck against his former team highlighted a 16-hit afternoon for Minnesota, and the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 9-5 on Saturday.
Feliz entered this season with a 2.53 career ERA, but he lost his job as the closer for the Texas Rangers after blowing three of nine save opportunities.
The Twins scored seven times in the ninth off Joakim Soria and Bruce Rondon after being limited to one run by Justin Verlander, who went 7 2-3 innings.
The Tigers have made plenty of phenomenal plays this season, but we’ve whittled them down to five.
The benches clear after opposing managers got into it during an Alaska Baseball League game.