Posts Tagged ‘Joe Mauer’

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 by Chuck

By: Bob Owens
The Minnesota Twins are scheduled to activate  All-Star catcher Joe Mauer from the 60 day DL in time for Thursday’s home matinee against the Chicago White Sox.
Mauer hasn’t played since a 1-4 performance against the Kansas City Royals on April 12th. The next day, he was placed on the DL with what was described [...]

Hometown Disgraces: Why Can’t the Twins and Padres Sign Their Own Heroes

Thursday, March 11th, 2010 by PaulCatalano

There are no rules stating a franchise must spend it’s money on anything it doesn’t feel like it should. But when 2 hometown favorites—young, immensely talented, and good guys; perfect cornerstone material for a franchise—are being shunned by their own teams, when these teams obviously have the money to spend, it’s time for baseball to step in. Because it is a disgrace, and it shouldn’t stand.

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 by PaulCatalano

There is no doubt Scott Boras feels what he is doing is in the best interest of his clients. He is not molten hot evil. He is an agent. And according to his black letter reading of “Being An Agent” he feels his be-all end-all is to get his clients as much money as possible.