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Austin Jackson will thrive under the tutoledge of Torii Hunter.
The Detroit Tigers are replacing two-thirds of their outfield from 2012, but that doesn't mean that it will be a weakness.
In fact, the Tigers made an upgrade by acquiring Torii Hunter during free agency to play right field.
Hunter had a 5.5 wins above replacement last year while playing with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and will lend his knowledge to Detroit's young outfielders Andy Dirks and Austin Jackson.
Dirks may be the lesser known of the two, but he will make an impact for the Tigers as the starting left fielder.
In 88 games, Dirks hit .322 with eight home runs and 35 runs batted in over limited action. He'll be making a transition to left field, and that contributes to his low 1.03 range factor per nine.
However, Dirks will make an impact in the plate as evidenced with his 2.0 WAR and .857 OPS.
Jackson has an even bigger amount to gain with the addition of a four-time All-Star and nine-time Gold Glove award winner.
Hunter has been passing the torch ever since he received it from Hall of Famer Kirby Puckett in the Twins organization and can make Jackson the next name on a tree that has seen Mike Trout, Denard Span, and Ben Revere see success in the major leagues.
With Jackson having a solid line of .300 with 16 home runs and 66 runs batted in last year, there is room for this trio to become one of the best in baseball by the end of the season.