Side by side A comparison of Kirby Puckett and Joe Mauer after 10 seasons as Twins stars:

Category Puckett Mauer

World Series 2 0

Division titles 2 4

All-Star Games 8 6

Gold Gloves 6 3

Batting titles 1 3

MVP Award 0 1

100-plus RBI 3 0

Games 1,538 1,178

At bats 6,267 4,378

Category Puckett Mauer

Runs 909 688

Hits 1,996 1,414

2B 343 282

3B 54 20

HR 164 105

RBI 874 634

BA .318 .323

OBP .358 .405

SLG .469 .468