9:43 AM EST, Sun February 01, 2015

Mauer feels good, so Molitor does, too

The Twins first baseman and manager expressed optimism about a productive offseason.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Jan 24, 2015

Twins star Joe Mauer excited to play for new manager Paul Molitor

Joe Mauer wasn't even sure how long his lunch meeting with new Twins manager Paul Molitor lasted a few days ago.

Twinsights: Lunch with Paul Molitor leaves Joe Mauer inspired

Joe Mauer wasn't even sure how long his lunch meeting with new Twins manager Paul Molitor took earlier this week. He just knew it was greatly enjoyable and that "time kind of flew by." It took place at an undisclosed location in St. Paul, their shared hometown, at a "little favorite place I like to go," Mauer said. "I don't want to say it because then it won't be as quiet," he said. Fellow patrons allowed the two baseball greats to talk in peace. "People were respectful," Mauer said. No, it wasn't at The Nook, right down the street from […] The post Twinsights: Lunch with Paul Molitor...
Rotoworld Jan 24, 2015

Joe Mauer enjoying normal, healthy offseason - Joe Mauer (1B) Minnesota Twins

Joe Mauer indicated Saturday that he's enjoying a normal and healthy offseason and believes he's in a good place heading into the 2015 season.

Twinsights: Joe Mauer is "in a good place," Paul Molitor says

A couple of St. Paul guys had a chance to share a meal earlier this week. They had been meaning to get together all winter, so when it finally happened, Paul Molitor and Joe Mauer had a lot to discuss. “We talked about a lot of things, to be honest with you,” Molitor, the new Twins manager, said Friday of his franchise first baseman. “It was good to see Joe in a good place. I think he feels really good about the work he’s done this winter.” That includes workouts with a longtime personal trainer that Molitor says Mauer “has […] The post Twinsights: Joe Mauer is "in a good...
Twinkie Town Jan 9, 2015

This Post Mentions B.J. Garbe Twice

This is what happens when you have 20 minutes to write something. Minnesota had a storm yesterday, and I was stuck in St. Paul and unable to get back to my home in St. Cloud.  It also prevented me from writing any humorous content for the Twinkie Town website, a property of SB Nation.  So, I am scrambling to write something before work on Friday morning, and unable to come up with anything good.  I realize my standards for "good" are sketchy at best, but I can't even get a decent "Joe Mauer enjoys milk and angry Facebook dads hate him" scenario. What I'm going to attempt to do, then, is...

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