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MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins inducted Torii Hunter into the teams Hall of Fame on Saturday, and the popular outfielder concluded his acceptance speech with a plea for unity in the wake of two recent police shootings that have sparked unrest across the country. Cheap Kings Jerseys China .Speaking in front of a near-sellout crowd before the Twins hosted the Cleveland Indians, Hunter wrapped up a joke-filled speech by addressing the shootings, one of which happened in a Twin Cities suburb.This is the United States of America, Hunter said. The word united means togetherness. United we stand, divided we fall. A house divided cannot stand.Philando Castile, who is black, was shot and killed by a police officer in Falcon Heights during a traffic stop on July 6. His death followed the police killing of another black man, Alton Sterling, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana., and has sparked demonstrations across the country. Just last weekend, demonstrators shut down a major highway connecting Minneapolis and St. Paul to try to draw attention to the situation.We have to take action and we have to make change, Hunter said. But before we make change in our country, we have to change ourselves and our hearts.We must love the one next to us no matter the color of someones skin, gender, views or religious preferences, he continued.Hunter, who is black, has never been shy about speaking out and has been a big part of Major League Baseballs efforts to address the shrinking number of black youngsters who play the game at the youth level.Hunter also came under criticism during his playing career for several comments directed toward gays, such as when he said his Christian upbringing would make him uncomfortable if he had an openly gay teammate. He also recorded an ad in 2014 for Asa Hutchinson, now the governor of Hunters native Arkansas, saying he supported Hutchinson in part because he was for keeping a marriage between one man and one woman.In order to change mindsets we have to replace hate with love in our hearts, Hunter said Saturday night.He quoted Albert Einstein: The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but those who watch them without doing anything.Hunter received his blue Twins Hall of Fame blazer from Rod Carew. Hunter spent 12 of his 19 big league seasons with the Twins, appeared in two All-Star games for them, and won seven Gold Glove awards while playing center field.We have seen a lot of hate being displayed, Hunter said. We are not born with hate. Hate is a learned behavior. Cheap Swingman Kings Jerseys . -- An ugly goal by Nick Bonino helped the Anaheim Ducks overcome the defensive-minded Phoenix Coyotes on a night when their ragged power play continued to struggle. Wholesale Kings Jerseys . The 31-year-old Spain midfielder hasnt played since Madrid lost in the Copa del Rey final to Atletico Madrid in May due to back and foot injuries.http://www.cheapsacramentokingsjerseys.com/ . The lawyers filed a 33-page amended complaint Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan, expanding on the suit originally filed Oct. 3 in New York Supreme Court. Arbitrator Fredric Horowitz last week refused to compel Selig to testify in the grievance, and Rodriguez then walked out of the hearing without testifying. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without two offensive starters Sunday against Denver and maybe a third.Coach Gus Bradley ruled out running back Chris Ivory (hamstring) and receiver Allen Hurns (hamstring) on Friday. He also listed tight end Julius Thomas (back) as doubtful to play against the defending Super Bowl champion Broncos (7-4).Receiver Rashad Greene (Achilles tendon) and defensive end Jared Odrick (shoulder) also are out, leaving the Jaguars (2-9) with four healthy receiveers heading into the game. Cheap Kings Jerseys Authentic. Allen Robinson and Marqise Lee will start, with Arrelious Benn and Bryan Walters serving as backups.Without Ivory, T.J. Yeldon is expected to handle the bulk of the carries. But Yeldon (ankle) was limited in last weeks game and again in practice this week.---For more NFL coverage: http://www.pro32.ap.org and http://www.twitter.com/AP-NFL ;Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '
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