Detroit Tigers sign right fielder Torii Hunter

Hunter inks 2-year-deal with Detroit Tigers

Published On: Nov 14 2012 01:00:52 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 14 2012 04:52:32 PM EST
DETROIT -

Torii Hunter has signed a two-year, $26-million deal with the Detroit Tigers.

The deal is pending a physical.

If everything goes as planned this will mark the biggest free-agent signing so far in this off-season. Hunter will be replacing Delmon Young in the starting lineup.

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Hunter, 37, has spent the past five years with the Los Angeles Angels.

He was also in talks with the Texas Rangers and the Atlanta Braves before choosing to sign with the Tigers.

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