Torii Hunter will not play Friday or Saturday in order to attend his son's high school graduation.
Torii Hunter (elbow) is not in the Tigers' starting lineup on Thursday night against the Pirates.
An X-ray on Torii Hunter's elbow came back negative.
Torii Hunter left Wednesday's game against the Pirates as a precaution due to an elbow injury.
Torii Hunter will miss games on Friday and Saturday in order to attend his son's high school graduation.
Torii Hunter belted a solo homer in Sunday's win over the Twins.
Tigers manager Jim Leyland said Monday that he will not use Torii Hunter in place of Austin Jackson (hamstring) in center field.
Torii Hunter went 4-for-5 with three runs scored as the Tigers pounded the Astros on Saturday.
Torii Hunter is not in the Tigers' starting lineup on Friday.
Torii Hunter went 3-for-5 with a double Tuesday versus the Blue Jays.
Torii Hunter felt misled that the Angels claimed they didn't have enough room in their budget to re-sign him.
Tigers signed OF Torii Hunter to a two-year, $26 million contract.
Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports that the Tigers and Torii Hunter have agreed to a two-year contract, pending a physical.
Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports that Torii Hunter left his visit with the Tigers without a formal offer, but "several officials" still see Detroit as the frontrunner for him.