Joe Mauer

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Henry Lake
March 28, 2019 - 9:14 am
Today starts the 10th year for the Twins at Target Field, and to look back on that first decade, Henry Lake shares his top 5 moments. Jim Thome First Walk-Off at Target Field Early in season one, veteran signing Jim Thome quickly became a fan favorite and he sent them home happy on April 17th, 2010...
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Dan Cook
November 09, 2018 - 6:32 pm
"After much consideration, I have decided to retire from playing baseball." With those words one of the all-time Twins greats has called it a career. He made the announcement official on Monday at Target Field. Joe Mauer Retirement Press Conference Mauer penned a heartfelt letter to Twins fans...
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Susie Jones
September 30, 2018 - 7:23 pm
Joe Mauer received one more pitch as catcher for the Twins, and Minnesota likely said goodbye to the longtime face of its franchise during an emotional 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. The 35-year-old Mauer was playing the final game of an eight-year, $184 million contract. He doubled...
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Joe Mauer
September 26, 2018 - 6:46 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Harold Castro completed the minor league season and was home in Venezuela spending time with his son and focusing on the offseason when he got a surprise phone call to return and play with the Detroit Tigers. Castro's first career hit started an eighth-inning rally that led the...
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September 12, 2018 - 4:27 am
By DAVE CAMPBELL MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Though the New York Yankees remain on pace to reach the 100-win mark, the threat of being forced to take a cross-country trip for a one-and-done postseason game sure has not disappeared. This rare lopsided loss to the Minnesota Twins sure didn’t help. Joe Mauer...
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Robbie Grossman
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August 30, 2018 - 5:49 am
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) - Cody Allen only knows one way out of his pitching funk. "You gotta kinda keep grinding, grinding, grinding," he said. Fortunately for the Indians, there's still time for Allen to grind before October arrives. Cleveland's struggling closer gave up a...
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