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Twins Minor League Weekly - 4/12/12

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#1 Seth Stohs

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 09:12 PM

Listen to tonight's Twins Minor League Weekly at http://tobtr.com/s/3026901. Talked about a bunch of Twins minor leaguers and how the affiliate's did today.

#2 shs_59

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 03:38 AM

great podcast seth :)

here's another little tidbit to add, from a guy with some knowledge at minorleagueball.com who caught a Peroria vs Beloit game the other day (Cubs - Twins A ball)
http://timstradebait...loit-snappers-2

-steve (shs)
Top Twins prospects ? 1.Byron Buxton (OF-AA) 2.Miguel Sano (3B-AA) 3. J.O. Berrios (P-AA) 4.) Tyler Jay (P-A+) 5.Jorge Polanco (2B-AA) 6.Nick Gordon (SS-A)7. Felix Jorge (SP-A) 8.Stephen Gonsalves (P-A+) 9.Kohl Stewart (P-A+) 10.Alex Meyer (P-AAA) 11.Max Kepler (OF-AA) 12. Tyler Duffey (P-AAA) 13. Chih-Wei-Hu (SP-A+) 14. Nick Burdi (RP-A+) 15. Travis Harrison (OF-A+) Just Missed :P OF A.B. Walker, P Jake Reed, C Stuart Turner. (e.Rosario, t. May graduates)

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 06:24 AM

shs-59, Thanks for the link as I was at that game too. Wang-Wei Lin needs to step up or Max Kepler might be taking his place in a Snappers uni pretty soon. Nice to see Sano and Rosario make big impressions on non Twins fans too.

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:27 AM

Joe Benson is having a tough time in Rochester. I also see that Tosoni is not playing and that the Twins have been using a catcher in left field--that can't be good.

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:41 AM

Joe Benson is having a tough time in Rochester. I also see that Tosoni is not playing and that the Twins have been using a catcher in left field--that can't be good.


Re: Benson, no surprised that he's struggling early. He'll be alright though. He had an 0-4 two days ago and people said he could have hit any of the balls harder in those at bats. Worry not a bout him.

Re: Tosoni, he'll likely be out a week yet. I don't have a problem with one of the three catchers playing a different position.