Touch Em' All is a weekly discussion about the Minnesota Twins, hosted by 1500 ESPN Twin Cities' Phil Mackey and Twins beat writer Derek Wetmore. On this show, you'll find a strong mix of analytics, bad analogies and pleading for robot umpires.
Stephen Gonsalves makes his debut. What should Twins fans expect?
Tyler Austin could be an interesting prospect....
And was Ervin Santana's contract a disappointment?
Derek Wetmore jumps in studio to answer all that and more pressing Twins questions.
Byron Buxton is on the minor league disabled list with a wrist injury. His backward progress has been one of the stories of the 2018 season for the Twins. What should the Minnesota Twins do the rest of the year with the 24-year-old centerfielder?
Derek Wetmore joins Phil Mackey and Judd Zulgad to talk about Buxton's career arc. Where he's at now and where he could be headed.
The sweep in Kansas City means the Twins are sellers, right? Is it now burn-it-down time?
Should Brian Dozier be traded? Will he have suitors? Which teams would make sense?
Also: Why have the Twins fallen flat this year?
Do you want to see Brian Dozier finish the season in Minnesota? How about Eduardo Escobar?
What about just standing pat and giving the team a chance to catch the Indians?
Listeners share their ideas for the rest of the season during this week's Friday Facebook show.
Which Twins player, if traded, would net the most in a trade? Derek Wetmore starts off Part II of the solo podcast with that question.
Should the Twins "sell" a bunch of players and clear the way for players from the minors? If you're playing for 2019, which players need to stick around?
Should the Twins trade Eduardo Escobar? Would you trade Brian Dozier? Which pitchers on the roster need to be traded?
Derek Wetmore hosts a Friday Twins chat on Facebook Live for 1500ESPN, talking all things Twins and the MLB non-waiver trade deadline.
Should Eddie Rosario have made the all-star team? Judd Zulgad is very adamant that he should have and that the voting is flawed.
Derek Wetmore joins to talk Twins with Zulgad and Myron Medcalf on 1500ESPN.
The Twins got swept by the Cubs on a hot weekend in Chicago. There are clearly concerning signs in the standings at this point in the season -- is it time to turn attention to 2019?
Derek Wetmore joins Phil Mackey and Judd Zulgad on 1500ESPN to talk Twins, including notes on the heat, Lance Lynn, his trade value, Brian Dozier and the trade deadline at the end of the month.
Is the extra-inning win a big one for the Minnesota Twins? Which players could get traded if they don't right the ship soon? And when will we seen Byron Buxton, Jorge Polanco and Ervin Santana?
Derek Wetmore joins Brian Murphy on 1500ESPN to talk about the Twins with a month to go before MLB's non-waiver trade deadline.
Jose Berrios is having a great year, including a dominant start Sunday against Bartolo Colon and the Texas Rangers. Will he get any all-star consideration?
Derek Wetmore joins the 1500ESPN studios to talk about Berrios, Colon, Byron Buxton and much more with the Minnesota Twins.