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Jim Mandelaro is a sportswriter that covers the Rochester Red Wings for the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. Mandelaro joined the Granite City Cafe on Thursday to talk about the 'Wings start to the season.

The veteran sportswriter discusses Scott Diamond and Chris Parmelee's respective mind-frames as players who expected to make the big club out of spring training but instead were sent to AAA for more seasoning. Mandelaro also talks about Trevor May, Alex Meyer, Danny Santana and other Red Wings players Twins fans are eager to see make an impact.