It will be an emotional night at Target Field as the Twins honor the memory of their bench coach Mike Bell with the Cincinnati Reds in town who are managed by Mike's brother David Bell. Susie Jones talks to Thad Levine about what is being done tonight to honor Mike's legacySee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
GM Thad Levine and La Velle E. Neal III on a big question: Twins pitching
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Twins general manager Thad Levine joins the podcast to talk about the team's offseason moves (which included his son giving him the "stink eye" because of a slow start to free agency), their transition into being a team that can win with pitching and defense plus an update on what 2021 has in store for injured 2017 No. 1 overall pick Royce Lewis. La Velle E. Neal III then joins for a deeper look at a Twins pitcher who could hold the key to the season: Jose Berrios.Also: The Vikings released veteran tight end Kyle Rudolph on Tuesday in a widely expected move. What's still unclear, though: Why didn't the Vikings use him more, particularly in the red zone?
Notes on the Twins, Gophers, and Wolves start off this baseball heavy episode of The Scoop. Twins GM Thad Levine joins the show to chat about the status of the team and what types of moves could be made between now and the start of the season (5:41). Twins top prospect Royce Lewis stops by to discuss how he's been training during the pandemic and his excitement for the season ahead among other things (37:09).
How did you turn a corporate America job into working for an MLB front office? Twins GM Thad Levine answers the big question, and a host of other burning topics in this interview with Derek Wetmore, on the SKOR North Twins Show.
Thad Levine said Twins are talking with Nelson Cruz about his future [TwinsFest special]
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*Nelson Cruz contract extension on the horizon? "He seems to be one of those unique players who is giving Father Time the business," GM Thad Levine said. Derek Wetmore and Judd Zulgad discuss the implications of that, and what it could mean for the Twins now and in the future.*Is the roster good enough to win the 2020 World Series?*How should we treat the Rich Hill addition? Are the Twins just ignoring the injury history and age here?
Reusse on Baseball: Thad Levine looks ahead to the Twins offseason
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*Twins GM Thad Levine joins Reusse for a recap on the 2019 season and a look ahead to the offseason. How does the organization feel about where the pitching staff is headed?*It's a Ride w/Reusse reunion as Chris Reuvers joins Reusse and Manny to talk ball.
The Twins 25-man playoff roster is out and Ramie has a bone to pick; (25:37) Luis Arraez makes the roster; (36:00) Chris Singleton from MLB previews the series: (51:13) Twins GM Thad Levine joins the show; (01:06:00) Breaking down the Twins starting lineup; (01:20:37) past Twins players in the postseason.