Found July 23, 2012 on Athlon Sports:
PLAYERS: Joe Mauer
TEAMS: Minnesota Twins
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  A Twins fan in Kansas City proudly displays his back hair, which is shaved with Joe Mauer's name and number. Awesome? Stupid? Awesomely stupid...
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Unsatisfied with merely owning a jersey of the popular Twins catcher, a clever Joe Mauer fan has decided to take his fandom to a whole new level. In a move reminiscent of the enthusiastic young Spurs fan who had Matt Bonner's likeness shaved into his head, this particular man at Saturday night's Twins-Royals game showed up with Mauer's jersey shaved into the voluminous...

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Minnesota Twins fan has Joe Mauer shaved back hair jersey (Video)

In the world of sports, there are normal fans and there are people like this Minnesota Twins fan who bridges the gap of being a super fan. During the Twins game against the Kansas City Royals, the folks over at Fox Sports North decided to show us the Minnesota fan who had a Joe Mauer jersey shaved into his back hair from a couple of months ago: Your browser does not support iframes.

Twins fan unveils Mauer man sweater

While the Minnesota Twins and Kansas City Royals donned throwback uniforms for Saturday's game at Kauffman Stadium, one Twins fan had his own jersey creation. Late in the game, a shirtless fan made it on to FOX Sports North's broadcast with his handcrafted Joe Mauer jersey: "MAUER" and "7" shaved into the hair on his back. The letters to "Mauer"...

Twins' Morneau returns, Parmelee optioned

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Guy has Joe Mauer Hair Jersey

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Span leaves game early due to illness

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Twins have players who interest other teams

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Twins 7, Royals 5

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Deduno, Twins look to take series from Royals

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