Aug 2, 2019 • 49M

Trade Deadline Recap w/ Tiny Nick

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Midwest Swing is hosted by Twins fan Ryan Turnquist and Twins writer Brandon Warne, and attempts to take a deep dive on the team while keeping things lighthearted.
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Brandon is on the road (or fell asleep... who really knows!), so Tom enlists the help of Tiny Nick (@therealtinynick) to recap the trade deadline moves the Minnesota Twins made, then Brandon calls in to offer his thoughts on the deadline and this team going forward in the season.

In This Episode:

  • Trade Deadline Recap [3:00]

  • Sam Dyson's unfortunate debut [14:00]

  • Faith in the bullpen post-deadline [20:00]

  • Bauer Trade [25:00]

  • Cleveland / Pittsburgh Fight [30:00]

  • Predictions for the homestand [40:00]

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.