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CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 6: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after scoring on a double by Miguel Cabrera #24 during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on August 6, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter Calls Leyland ‘Old School Pimp,’ Says Skipper Moonwalks

“I’m like ‘Did anybody just see this?’ this guy is unbelievable, he’s a lot of fun.”

CBS Detroit–08/14/2013

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 4:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers is surrounded by teammates after hitting the game-winning single in the 12th inning to defeat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 at Comerica Park on August 4, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers Win 11th Straight With Help From Unsung Heroes

If the Tigers can continue to get contributions from all over its lineup and bullpen like it has the last couple of weeks, Detroit might see another World Series yet.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2013

Torii HUnter attends Major League Baseball's All Star Bash presented by, Delta and Nivea at Roseland Ballroom on July 14, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for MLB)

Torii Hunter Gets Saucy With Shannon Hogan

Torii Hunter apparently loves to be naked.

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2013

CHICAGO, IL - JULY 25: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run in the 4th inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on July 25, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Hunter Says New Shoes Caused Sore Achilles

All-Star outfielder Torii Hunter might want to shoo away his new shoes.

97.1 The Ticket–07/26/2013

American League All-Star Manager Jim Leyland looks on from the dugout during the 84th MLB All-Star Game on July 16, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens  borough of New York City. (Getty Images/Elsa)

Tigers Contribute Big In MLB All-Star Game

The Detroit Tigers brought six players to the All-Star Game Tuesday, the largest contingent of any team in the league. The group quickly justified the selections.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2013

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 4: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates their victory with Alex Avila #13 during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 4, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Old-Timers Find Room In Young Man’s All-Star Game

Detroit outfielder Torii Hunter turns 38 later this week.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2013

Max Scher(Photo: Getty Images)

Injury Contributes To Scherzer’s First Loss

“I ran into a good team,” Scherzer said. “They swung the bat well. I threw some good pitches they hit, made some bad pitchers they hit even farther.”

CBS Detroit–07/15/2013

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 6: Prince Fielder #28 celebrates with Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers after the Tigers defeated the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on July 6, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Tigers defeated the Indians 9-4. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Does The Home Run Derby Wreck Swings? Fielder, Hunter Respond

Every year as the All-Star Break approaches, conversation renews about whether participating in the Home Run Derby can wreck a hitter’s swing.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2013

Credit: Getty Images/Duane Burleson/Buda Mendes

Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump Of The Weekend 7-9-13

Champ: Torii Hunter for his big weekend and being named to the All-Star Game. Chump: Anderson Silva, for getting knocked out and trying to showboat a little too much.

97.1 The Ticket–07/09/2013

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 17: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers hits a sacrifice fly to center field, scoring teammate Austin Jackson (not pictured) during the fifth inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on June 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Win Streak Gives A Peek At Tigers’ Potential

Torii Hunter has maintained throughout the season that his Detroit Tigers have not quite clicked, that the team is still not playing at its full potential.

In the last 10 games of its 11-game road trip, the Tigers provided a glimpse of what realizing that potential looks like.

CBS Detroit–07/08/2013