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Orioles' Tommy Hunter heading to Japan to play in MLB All-Star Series exhibition
Orioles' Tommy Hunter heading to Japan to play in MLB All-Star Series exhibition

Orioles reliever Tommy Hunter is joining a team of major leaguers that will travel to Japan this month to participate in the Japan All-Star Series throughout the country. Final rosters are expected to be announced Thursday, but Hunter is the only Orioles player on the team. Center fielder Adam Jones was scheduled to participate, but he had to cancel because of previous commitments. The team will play a five-game series against Japan's national team, Samurai Japan. The series will begin Wednesday in Osaka before the teams play three games in Tokyo from Nov. 14-16 and one final time in Sapporo on Nov. 18. Games will be televised live on MLB Network. Hunter was 3-2 with a...

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