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Sports Over Beers, ep 57: What's it like on a survival reality TV show? Updated: 3 hours ago On this episode of the Sports Over Beers podcast, two very special guests join Derek Wetmore to talk about survival in the wilderness. It’s a beat off the beaten path. Benji Lanpher and Jud Nichols from NBC’s reality TV show, The Island. What is Bear Grylls like in real life? What is the most difficult part about surviving in the wilderness? What’s the best tip you could give someone interested in camping or in survival in general? What’s the number 1 rule of survival? Is there anything behind-the-scenes that doesn’t really get portrayed on the TV show? How did you get cast for the show? Did you prepare for it from a physical fitness standpoint? All that and much more on this episode of the Sports Over Beers podcast. [Click to listen]
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Aaron Hicks returns from rehab assignment Updated: 7 hours ago Aaron Hicks will return to the Twins after missing 19 games because of a right forearm strain. The team also placed outfielder Shane Robinson on the Family Emergency List for the second time this season. [Full Story]
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Terry Ryan says the Twins could use another bat in their lineup Updated: 10 hours ago Twins GM Terry Ryan joins Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson and Chris Long. Ryan talks about Miguel Sano's promotion, where the team stands near the halfway point of the season, and where he thinks the Twins could use improvement. [Click to listen]
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Gibson goes 8 shutout innings, Perkins clinches win in Sano's debut Updated: 23 hours ago The Twins are 1-0 in games started by Miguel Sano. They'll put that streak to the test Saturday in the second game of the series against the Royals. [Full Story]
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Sano's first Major League hit, although odd, was important for Twins Updated: 23 hours ago Miguel Sano, noted in the minors for his power, legged out this infield single in the 9th inning of a close game. [Full Story]
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Wetmore's 5 thoughts: Gibson's dandy, Miguel Sano's debut, first hit Updated: 23 hours ago The Twins beat the division-leading Royals, 2-0, on Thursday thanks in large part to a solid pitching performance from starter Kyle Gibson. Also, Miguel Sano made his debut. You might've heard of him. [Full Story]
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Wetmore: Miguel Sano should add power, upgrade Twins at DH Updated: 1 day ago Miguel Sano is just 22 years old, but he should help the Twins get more production out of the DH spot. If he's able to post 80 percent of his minor league offensive output he'll be an upgrade for the Twins. [Full Story]
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Sharrif Floyd aiming to make his third season a 'statement year' Updated: 1 day ago Entering his third NFL season, Floyd said he wants to make 2015 a "statement year" in an interview with Complex Media. He has every incentive at a position that has been productive for Mike Zimmer in his past. [Full Story]
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Reports: Twins agree to team-record bonus for Dominican shortstop Updated: 1 day ago The Twins have signed 16-year-old shortstop Wander Javier out of the Dominican Republic, according to reports from Baseball America and His reported contract is bigger than Miguel Sano's first deal. [Full Story]
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Zulgad: Sano's promotion latest example that these Twins aren't dull Updated: 2 days ago The Twins' decision to call up prized-prospect Miguel Sano from Double-A Chattanooga served as the latest reminder that while the team might be inconsistent on the field, they are managing to keep things interesting. [Full Story]
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With his Reds future uncertain, Cueto pitches 8 strong to beat Twins Updated: 2 days ago Johnny Cueto got a standing ovation from the crowd of 26,459 as he walked off the field after pitching the eighth inning, giving him what could be a final send-off. He stymied the Twins through 8 strong innings in a 2-1 win for Cincinnati. [Full Story]
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Miguel Sano will be called up to Twins from Double-A Updated: 2 days ago The third baseman was hitting very well at Double-A Chattanooga and the Twins needed some pop in the lineup. Sano likely will attempt to provide that pop from the designated hitter's spot when the Twins open a series at Kansas City on Thursday. [Full Story]
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Wetmore 5 thoughts: May's case to stay, mistakes costly in close game Updated: 2 days ago Trevor May might have been pitching to keep his job on Wednesday and he acquitted himself well. Of course, mistakes are magnified in close ballgames and the Twins made their share in Wednesday's loss. [Full Story]
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Twins option Kennys Vargas to Double-A Chattanooga Updated: 2 days ago Vargas had been sent out to Triple-A previously this season. He hasn't put it together at the plate this season. [Full Story]
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With 'unfinished business,' Kevin Love says he's staying in Cleveland Updated: 2 days ago Kevin Love isn't going to bolt from Cleveland after one season. [Full Story]
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TomCast, ep 12: Commercialization in Pro Sports Updated: 2 days ago In this latest TomCast. Tom Pelissero discusses the commercialization in professional sports, why it's becoming more and more the norm. [Full Story]
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After being traded for Garnett, Thad Young to re-sign in Brooklyn Updated: 2 days ago Young tweeted Wednesday morning that he is "extremely happy" to continue his career with the Nets. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press the two sides have agreed to terms on a four-year contract worth $50 million. [Full Story]
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Terry Ryan says the Twins could use another bat in their lineup
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