The Return of Seth Speaks (The Podcast)
Image courtesy of Seth Stohs, Twins Daily (photo of LaMonte Wade)In tonight's podcast, Get to know a little more about minor league outfielder LaMonte Wade, two-time Twins Daily minor league pitcher of the year Stephen Gonsalves, minor league pitcher Tyler Wells, and Minnesota Gophers senior second baseman Luke Pettersen.
LaMonte Wade was the Twins 9th round pick in 2015 and has quickly moved up the system. He ended 2017 in the Arizona Fall League.
Stephen Gonsalves was the Twins 4th round pick in 2013. He went to big league came in 2017 and reached AAA late in the season. He was added to the Twins 40-man roster in November and should make his Major League debut in 2018.
Tyler Wells was drafted by the Twins in 2016. The big right-hander had a quality season in Cedar Rapids and looks to jump to Ft. Myers in 2018.
Finally, Luke Pettersen is a senior on the 2018 Minnesota Golden Gophers roster. We discuss his final college season and how the Gophers might fare in the Big Ten this year.
Also, MLB.com's Jonathan Mayo talked about the Twins 2017 draft as well as another one of his projects.
In this return podcast, I was joined by the following:
8:00 - Gophers second baseman Luke Pettersen (1:35 - 12:17)
8:15 - Twins minor league outfielder LaMonte Wade (14:58 - 31:15)
8:30 - MLB.com's Jonathan Mayo (32:05 - 47:45)
8:45 - Twins minor league pitcher Stephen Gonsalves. (48:20 - 1:02:08)
8:30 - Twins minor league pitching Tyler Wells (1:03:33 - 1:24:40)
A special thanks to Travis Aune and Chad Smith who are letting me use their Minnesota Sports Weekly platform for now.
Upon the show's completion, it will be available on iTunes as well. I will provide those links as they are available.
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