1:20 PM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015

Postgame Twinsights: Knuckler doesn't faze Torii Hunter

BOSTON -- Torii Hunter, serving as the designated hitter, had never faced Steven Wright, but he came in with a .337 career average in 98 at-bats against four prior knuckleballers. That included a .405 average (and four homers) in 42 at-bats against former Red Sox knuckleballer Tim Wakefield, now doing analyst work on the team’s telecasts. "I faced Wakefield a lot," Hunter said after Thursday's 8-4 win at Fenway Park. "I think I had practice in spring training, faced him a lot during the season. Tom Kelly would always tell us as a team, 'If it’s high let it fly, if […] The post Postgame...

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