Posts Tagged ‘joe mauer’

Joe Mauer Steals Signs From Detroit Tigers

Sunday, October 4th, 2009

Joe Mauer, MVP and Batting Champion candidate, tries to help the Minnesota Twins make the playoffs in a game against the Detroit Tigers on September 29, 2009. Found at YouTube from rolemodel2008.

Baseball Hitting Instruction Video By Joe Mauer & Paul Molitor

Tuesday, May 1st, 2007

is a client. Now that I’ve gotten that disclosure out of the way, I can tell you about this video. This is a baseball batting instruction video that is included with the Quickswing product. The video features Minnesota Twins catcher and reigning American League Batting Champion, and Hall of Fame hitter and former Twin, .

The product is an ingenious device Mauer’s father invented to help his sons practice their swings indoors during Minnesota’s long winter months. It basically consists of two tubes welded together and attached to a tripod that allow a kid to drop a ball in the top and have enough time to prepare to hit the ball as it travels down the tubes and drops out the other side. The hitting instruction video is 14 minutes long: