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.
*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.
*What's it like as a reliever, with the game on the line, pitching to one of the best hitters in baseball? Glen Perkins has been there before, and a few Twins relievers were in that spot this week.
*Are we going to continue to accept that ball-strike calls will be missed? Would MLB players support more help from technology to help umpires get more calls correct?
*Gardy was in town and got tossed, and Perk has stories.
*Ramie, Judd, Derek & Manny are at CHS Field in St. Paul, home of the St. Paul Saints.
*The time to pounce is now for the Twins, says Ramie and Judd. Does Derek agree?
*Making the case again for robot umpires
Judd, Ramie and Derek discuss how the Twins plan to replace Mitch Garver's production at the plate and from behind the dish; Was Shani Ohtani's slide clean; The unbelievable defensive ability from Byron Buxton and where does Miguel Sano fit in?
"Don't you LOL me, Derek Wetmore!"
The guys from Mackey & Judd with Ramie are wading in the optimistic waters with the Twins in contention for the American League Central. Actually, they're diving in head-first!
When Derek Wetmore tried to say we should have a little patience to see how this thing develops, Ramie Makhlouf was having NONE of it. What follows is the fun chat about a first-place Twins team.
What if it's happening?