The free-agent dominoes have started to fall, it appears.
Free agent outfielder Torii Hunter has reached agreement on a two-year, 26 million deal with the Detroit Tigers, according to ESPN.
Hunter, 37, is a .277 hitter with 297 home runs and nine Gold Gloves in 14 seasons with the Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels. He hit .313 with 16 homers and 92 RBI.
The Red Sox could be interested in signing an outfielder -- maybe more than one -- this offseason so Hunter's signing takes one potential option off the market.
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 5-3 loss to the Anaheim Ducks, their first loss under new head coach Bruce Cassidy.
ANAHEIM, Calif. - Rickard Rakell broke a tie with his second goal with 2:34 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped Boston's four-game winning streak under new coach Bruce Cassidy with a 5-3 victory over the Bruins on Wednesday night.
Rakell also scored in the second period for the Ducks and has 24 goals in his outstanding season. Ondrej Kase, Josh Manson and Andrew Cogliano also scored for Anaheim, and Jonathan Bernier made 26 saves in his first victory since Jan. 23.
Frank Vatrano scored the tying goal in the third period for the Bruins, who hadn't lost since Cassidy replaced Claude Julien on Feb. 7. Defensemen Brandon Carlo and Zdeno Chara scored early goals, and Tuukka Rask stopped 20 shots.
Anaheim beat Boston for the seventh straight time.