Entertaining and insightful discussions about the Minnesota Twins! The SKOR North Twins Show is hosted by a combination of Phil Mackey, Glen Perkins, Derek Wetmore, Ramie Makhlouf, Judd Zulgad and Patrick Reusse.
Phil Mackey, Judd Zulgad and Derek Wetmore sit down at Fulton Brewery in Minneapolis to talk about Joe Mauer's legacy as a Twin. Subjects include: Where does Joe Mauer rank among Twins greats? Just how good was his 2009 season? What would you add to Mauer's legacy? And what were your favorite Mauer moments?
*The Twins may have their bullpen struggles, but Judd says at least it's not the Mariners' pen
*With Joe Mauer's number retirement this weekend, Judd, Derek and Manny reflect on his legacy
*What's happened with Fernando Romero?
*Reckless Trade Speculation; Should the Twins make a speculated trade for Mad Bum?
*This Week in Twins Baseball; Derek is back after a few days away and gets an update on the local nine
*5 Thoughts: The 5 teams that could compete with the Twins for home field advantage.
*"Did the Twins Bullpen Do its Job?"
* Glen and Phil discuss the Twins' continued raking and why Trevor May could be closer material
* Joe Mauer stories and legacy
* Why Glen would trade for Noah Syndergaard, and Phil would trade for Ken Giles
*Ramie, Danny & Manny give their top 5 Power Rankings in Baseball; Where do the Twins land in their lists?
*What's the best bet the Twins made that has paid off so far this season?
*Does baseball need more of a competitive balance?
*Reusse and Manny talk about what happened with David Ortiz over the weekend. Pat has a few anecdotes on Ortiz's time with the Twins, and his role in the 2004 World Series with the Red Sox.
*ESPN's Buster Olney talks Ortiz, and the happenings around baseball, as we're 6 weeks away from the Trade Deadline.
*Will we ever see more African Americans playing baseball in the future?
*Judd, Derek and Manny talk more All-Star speculation; Should Byron Buxton be in the game?
*Rocco Baldelli's impact and the influence of the veteran players
*Coller: "How will this team respond when something goes wrong this summer?"
*Derek and Ramie have all the positive feels for the 43-21 1st place Twins
*Jake Depue on the Twins bullpen, and whether or not it can hold up.
*Who on the Twins should be an All-Star? Who's getting the short end of the stick right now?
*Ramie: "I do feel there's some urgency to add to this bullpen"
*Who on the Twins are projected to be All-Stars in Cleveland next month?
*Did The Bullpen Do its Job?
*Derek has 5 Thoughts on other reliever options on the market
*Judd and Coller join the show with their thoughts on the Twins not getting Craig Kimbrel
*Twins GM Thad Levine joins to discuss the Twins pursuit of Kimbrel, and the state of the club.
*Max Power last night in Cleveland; The guys talk about Kepler's 3-homer night and the depth of the Twins lineup.