Joe Mauer: two careers; one great guy.
JOE MAUER had two careers. The first ran from April 5, 2004, through Aug. 19, 2013. On that gorgeous August afternoon, Mauer was catching for the Twins when Ike Davis fouled a pitch off Mauer’s helmet. The ball ricocheted with such force, it landed in the seats. Mauer finished the game, but it was the final one he played that season, forced to the bench with a concussion. His skills never recovered.
You can read up to 3 premium stories before you subscribe to Magzter GOLD
Log in, if you are already a subscriber
Get unlimited access to thousands of curated premium stories, newspapers and 5,000+ magazines
READ THE ENTIRE ISSUE
November 19 - 26, 2018