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Joe Mauer

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Joe Mauer, the No. 1 overall pick of the 2001 MLB draft, turned down a Florida State football scholarship to start his career with the Minnesota Twins out of high school. He's a four-time All-Star with one MVP award and three batting titles at age 28.