"There is a lot to be proud about," Mauer said. "Molitor came in and tried to remind the guys that and myself, tried to remind the guys that."
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"I'm really excited for this group to experience this," Mauer said. "There's a lot of guys in our clubhouse that this is their first go-round. I was just real happy. It's been a special year to see these guys kind of grow."
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