Mauer, Twins avoid arbitration with four-year deal
MINNEAPOLIS -- AL batting champ Joe Mauer and the Minnesota Twins agreed Sunday to a four-year contract worth $33 million, avoiding salary arbitration and ensuring one of the team's young stars will be in uniform for the long term.
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2006 SEASON STATISTICS
GM HR RBI R OBP AVG
140 13 84 86 .429 .347
Mauer had been on his way to Arizona on Saturday, in preparation for his ...
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