A three-sport star at Cretin-Derham Hall High School, he ditched a football scholarship offer from Florida State to concentrate on baseball. Since, he's morphed into one of the purest hitters in the game. he is the only catcher in Major League Baseball history to win three batting titles.
6 ft, 5 in
St. Paul Cretin High School
$23 million in 2013
American League MVP (2009); five-time All-Star; four-time Silver Slugger; three-time American League batting champion; three-time Gold Glove winner.
KANSAS CITY, MO. – Joe Mauer turned 31 on Saturday. He celebrated with a bunt.With the Royals defense swung around toward the right side of the infield, Mauer calmly bunted for a leadoff base...
The Twins went 73-89 and finished 19 games behind in the American League West in 1978. Lyman Bostock and Larry Hisle had left before that season, and Rod Carew and Dan Ford were traded to California...
Fort Myers, Fla. – Minnesotans first became aware of Joe Mauer when he starred at Cretin-Derham High School. We’ve followed his career for about 15 years. One of these days, we might even...
Joe Mauer says he feels the best he has in years, meaning he would like to spend more time at catcher.
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