An American baseball catcher, Joe Mauer earned fame as a member of the Minnesota Twins
. An exceptional athlete, Mauer excels both at the plate and behind it. Mauer finished the 2006 regular season with a .347 batting average, becoming the first-ever American League catcher to win the crown and the first catcher to claim the title since Ernie Lombardi in 1942 with the Boston Braves.
Twins: Paul Molitor has no issue with Joe Mauer's leadership
SAN DIEGO -- Joe Mauer's quiet personality leads some critics to believe he could do more in the area of clubhouse leadership, but new Twins manager Paul Molitor believes his franchise first baseman goes about things just fine.MLB stars make case for MLB 15: The Show cover
Yasiel Puig got the nod. But not without some tough competition.Lowertown ballpark's time capsule features St. Paul baseball memories
A home plate from Midway Stadium, a whoopee cushion, cone-heads and a baseball hat signed by Paul Molitor and Joe Mauer will be placed into a wall at CHS Field on Wednesday as a kind of scrapbook for St. Paul residents 50 years from now.Kernels Announce 2015 Field Staff
Cedar Rapids, IA - The Cedar Rapids Kernels, in conjunction with the Minnesota Twins, announce their field staff for the 2015 season. Jake Mauer returns as the Kernels manager for 2015. He begins his eighth season as a manager in the Twins organization and his third season as the Kernels manager.Blue Jays ship Happ to Mariners for Saunders
Michael Saunders was voted MVP of the Phoenix pool in the World Baseball Classic in March 2013. Never mind Joe Mauer, David Wright or Adrian Gonzalez, Saunders hit .727 with a homer and seven RBIs in three games.Twins announce $10.5M deal with Torii Hunter
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- When Torii Hunter first came up to the major leagues in 1997, Paul Molitor was bringing a Hall of Fame playing career to a close with his hometown Minnesota Twins.Colabello claimed off waivers, heading to Jays
The Twins' first move of the Winter Meetings was a subtraction instead of an addition, as first baseman Chris Colabello was claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays on Monday. The move opens up a roster spot for Minnesota, which now has 39 players on its 40-man roster.Nationals? Mike Rizzo, scout? No. Mike Rizzo, trading machine
Mike Rizzo has made 30 deals since becoming the Nationals' general manager. Let's take a look at them allTime Capsule To Be Placed At CHS Field
Representatives from the city of St. Paul, the Saints and the amateur baseball community gather Wednesday to seal memorabilia in the time capsule, which will be placed at CHS Field.Source: Veteran outfielder Hunter agrees to one-year deal with Twins
Veteran outfielder Torii Hunger agreed to a $10.5 million, one-year deal with the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, a source confirmed to FOX Sports MLB Insider Ken Rosenthal.
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Joe was a highly touted quarterback coming out of high school, and was expected to accept a scholarship to play QB at Florida State before being swayed by his hometown team, the Minnesota Twins.
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