Joe Mauer Injury: Updates on Twins Star's Concussion Recovery, Position Change

Tim KeeneyContributor ISeptember 23, 2013

The Minnesota Twins announced on Sept. 23 that Joe Mauer won't play another game until 2014. 

The former MVP had been out since mid-August with a concussion. Thankfully, he has since been ruled symptom-free.

Updates for Monday, Nov. 11:

To help prevent future injury, the Twins announced Mauer will move away from playing catcher:

BREAKING: Joe Mauer to transition to first base in 2014.

— Minnesota Twins (@Twins) November 11, 2013

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