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.
Minnesota Sports Rewind is brand new and available anywhere you find podcasts. Subscribe, please! On this episode: Mackey, Ramie and Wetmore discuss Game 5 of the 2002 ALDS -- otherwise known as "The Moneyball Game" between the Oakland A's and Minnesota Twins. Michael Cuddyer joins to share memories from this era of Twins baseball as well.
New Pod Alert! Search and subscribe to Minnesota Sports Rewind anywhere you find podcasts! On this episode: Mackey, Judd, Wetmore and Manny -- along with a guest appearance by Michael Cuddyer -- gather to discuss one of the greatest games in Minnesota Twins history: Game 163 in 2009 against the Detroit Tigers.
*Nelson Cruz evaluated in Minnesota, could be nearing a return
*Miguel Sano is working on tracking breaking pitches
*That tracking went very well against Matt Harvey
*The Twins really like C.J. Cron defensively, and they got a trustworthy scouting report from Rocco Baldelli
*Making consistent, quality contact early in counts
Derek Wetmore discuss Falvey's insights from the TV broadcast, with Manny Hill and Judd Zulgad.
*Are we waiting expecting good things to happen to the Twins now?
*Did the Twins Pen do it's job? A check in on Rogers, Magill, and May
*Rhett Bollinger talks Angels and gives his thoughts on the Twins hot start
*How good can this team be if Miguel Sano reaches his full potential?
*New game; Did the Twins bullpen do their job?
*Has the Twins Organization put themselves in a position for long-term title contention?
*Reusse and Manny remember the 1994 Montreal Expos, who finished with the best record in baseball in a season that was cut short because of the players strike that year
*The great Tom Kelly talks pitching, and has a couple of stories on Kent Hrbek and Brad Radke
*Tim Kurkjian of ESPN joins for news and notes around Major League Baseball
*Twins Dir. of Communications and Player Relations Dustin Morse joins the show out of the gate to discuss what has made the Twins so successful this season.
* How much credit should Rocco Baldelli get for the Twins being this good?
*Will the power numbers cool off for the Twins this season?
Derek Wetmore, Ramie Makhlouf and Manny Hill each have a list of the 5 players they believe will finish with the most home runs on the Twins this season. Also, they introduce a new bit called the "Power Stroke of the Week", which higlights the most impressive home run of the week.