Midwest Swing: Twins All-Stars, Trade Deadline Targets, David Ortiz

Brandon & Tom discuss the Twins comeback win against the Seattle Mariners and a controversial strike three call, Marin Perez & Jake Odorizzi’s performances so far, as well as identifying some potential targets the Twins could trade for at the Trade Deadline!


In This Episode:

  • Comeback win against Seattle [2:00]
  • Perez & Odorizzi [8:00]
  • Who’s “team” is this? [23:00]
  • Potential trade-deadline moves [32:00]
  • Twins All-Stars [45:00]
  • David Ortiz [52:00]
  • Twitter Questions [56:00]


Midwest Swing is a weekly podcast where Host Brandon Warne interviews experts, coaches, and players around the league on the state of the Minnesota Twins, The Major and Minor Leagues, and the latest MLB news.

Brandon Warne (@Brandon_Warne) is a Zone Coverage utility writer and our Minnesota Twins beat writer.

Tom Schreier (@tschreier3) is the proprietor of and previously wrote about Minnesota sports for Bleacher Report and Yahoo! Sports before joining 105 The Ticket in 2014.

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