Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a walk in Wednesday's 3-1 win over the Astros.

Mauer's third home run of the season came in the sixth inning off Astros' lefty Brett Oberholtzer. He also extended his hitting streak to 15 games for the Twins.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer was 2-for-4 with a walk and an RBI Monday in a 4-3 win over the Astros.

Mauer had a heroic return from the disabled list Monday, un-breaking a 2-2 tie in the top of the ninth with an RBI single. The first-baseman, who has been out since June 1, is hitting .274/.346/.358 with two home runs in 307 at-bats on the season.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) will be activated from the disabled list Monday, MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger reports.

Mauer is set to return to action after missing nearly six weeks with the oblique injury. Expect him to resume his role as the Twins' regular first baseman moving forward.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) will likely come off the disabled list Monday when first eligible, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Mauer went 2-for-4 in a rehab assignment with Low-A Cedar Rapids on Saturday and 6-for-15 in his four games with the team. He appears to be ready to rejoin the roster, and will look to improve on his .271 season average at the big league level.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer went 2-for-4 in Saturday's game for Low-A Cedar Rapids. He's 6-for-15 in four games during his rehab assignment.

Mauer should be activated from the 15-day DL before Monday's game barring a setback.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) went 2-for-4 in his rehab game with Low-A Cedar Rapids on Saturday, according to Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com.

The Twins are expected to activate Mauer from the disabled list Monday, which may enable him to make one more appearance for the Kernels on Sunday as he makes his final adjustments in anticipation of reprising his role as the Twins' first baseman.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) was 3-for-5 while playing all nine innings at first base Friday for Low-A Cedar Rapids, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

He'll likely play another game or two for Cedar Rapids and then be activated from the DL on Monday.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) did not play Thursday, but will play Friday for Low-A Cedar Rapids, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

He got a scheduled day off Thursday to ease him back into action. He went 1-for-6 in his first two games on his rehab assignment. If all goes well he could be activated from the DL on Monday.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) went 1-for-3 Tuesday in his first game while on a rehab assignment a Low-A Cedar Rapids.

Mauer played DH and had just three at-bats, but he did have to run from second to home on a close play which showed he was moving well. He may play in Cedar Rapids through the weekend before rejoining Minnesota.

Joe Mauer C/1B/DH MIN 1 Month

Mauer (oblique) is expected to rehab at Low-A Cedar Rapids through this weekend before rejoining the Twins for next week's series at Houston, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports.

It's unclear whether Mauer will return for the series opener Monday, but the three-game set should include an appearance from the first baseman at some point. In the meantime, he'll commence his rehab assignment Tuesday at Cedar Rapids, with the potential for another stop along his road to recovery.