February 18, 2015

Gleeman and The Geek #181: Twins Killers, 70.5, and Wiggins vs. Buxton

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Bovada's over/under line for the Twins' win total, James Shields finding a home, Andrew Wiggins vs. Byron Buxton, Jared Burton joining Scott Baker on the Yankees, the best Twins rotations of the Ron Gardenhire era, the front office's expectations for 2015, Joe Mauer's past pitch-framing, and lots of mailbag questions.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 181

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February 9, 2015

Gleeman and The Geek #180: Pitching, Fatherhood, and Drunken Rappers

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included projecting the Twins' rotation and bullpen, Parker Hageman fathering another human, whether the Twins could have and/or should have signed James Shields, getting razors delivered from Harrys.com, burning cars, betting millions on Tommy Milone, baby-making and baby-sleeping, and almost getting into a fight with a drunk guy next to us (who later fell asleep and was kicked out).

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 180

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Note: About two-thirds through the show John Bonnes got hungry. His wife told him not to order the garlic shrimp from Stella's because he'd smell later. He ordered it, it arrived, and then before taking a bite he ordered a second one. This is a picture of him enjoying both orders at once:

Bonnes eats garlic shrimp


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February 2, 2015

Gleeman and The Geek #179: Meltdown Recap and Roster Projection

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included recapping the "Winter Meltdown" event, shifting blame for not actually recording interviews with Dave St. Peter and Jacque Jones, projecting the Opening Day roster, the potential differences between Ron Gardenhire and Paul Molitor, sampling lots of beer at LynLake Brewery, getting into Scotch, and whether the Twins will actually be the worst team in the American League.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 179

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Here's what it looks like inside LynLake Brewery:

LynLake Brewery


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January 19, 2015

Gleeman and The Geek #178: Arbitration, Extensions, and Projections

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included hanging out at 612 Brew, the Twins' arbitration settlements and non-settlements, whether to offer Trevor Plouffe a long-term deal, FanGraphs' unfavorable projections for the Twins in 2015, Byron Buxton compared to Carlos Gomez, David Price's record-breaking arbitration salary, and next weekend's "Winter Meltdown" event.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 178

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January 13, 2015

Gleeman and The Geek #177: Jacque Jones and Meeting the Parents

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Jacque Jones' career and his upcoming appearance at the Twins Daily "Winter Meltdown" event, Joe Mauer's contract, crying babies, adding Blaine Boyer to the bullpen mix, Scott Erickson's good time at last year's event, staying away from Nick Punto, mailbag questions, and meeting the parents.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 177

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