In case you're wondering -- you're not -- I'm putting the overrated/underrated series off until the offseason. I think there's better items to attend to in the interim.

Much digital ink has been spilled regarding the treatment of Joe Mauer by the Twins faithless so far this season. And while you can read all the stat sheets you want, for some reason, the golden boy is tarnished in the eye of what seems like a vocal majority, though a vocal minority can also be quite loud, which may be the case here.