Mauer accepts invitation to participate in home run derby
Published 07/11/2009, The Associated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joe Mauer’s sudden power has earned him a place in baseball’s home run derby. Mauer accepted an invitation Friday to participate in the popular All-Star week event Monday night in St. Louis. The Twins catcher will try to pick up where teammate Justin Morneau left off last year.Word count: 446
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