Souhan: Back injury might be continuing to bother Mauer

  • by: JIM SOUHAN , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 19, 2014 - 11:49 AM

Joe Mauer rarely admits to frustration, but seven weeks into the season, he has looked less than comfortable at first base, hasn’t driven the ball with regularity or authority and is seeing his line drives consumed by opponents’ defensive shifts.

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