Torii Hunter: 'I'd die on the field'

Updated: October 14, 2013, 6:24 PM ET
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Torii Hunter's tumble into the Boston Red Sox's bullpen left him bruised and bloodied.

But the Detroit Tigers right fielder never considered leaving Game 2 of the American League Championship Series. 

"This is the postseason," Hunter told reporters after Detroit's 6-5 loss Sunday at Fenway Park. "I'd die on the field for this. You're not going to take me off this field."

Hunter crashed headfirst over the right-field wall while attempting to catch David Ortiz's ...

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