Video: Joe Mauer's birthday rap

Here's a blast from the past (last year, actually). It's the Joe Mauer birthday rap, which was a statewide hit last year on this day, when the Twins' catcher turned 28. He's 29 today.
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Here's a blast from the recent past.

It's the Joe Mauer birthday rap, which was a statewide hit in 2011 when St. Paul's favorite son turned 28.

He turns 30 today, as the Twins escape frozen Target Field for balmy Chicago. Mauer's plans?

"You're supposed to celebrate," he tells the Star Tribune. We're guessing that means he will watch this clip ... and dance along...

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