I am the host of the WJON Morning News Watch, 5-10 weekday mornings. The listeners and I have healthy, fun and never negative conversations on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday and What Up Wednesday. If you haven't checked it out, please do and find out how uplifting the shows can be. My wife and I reside in St. Cloud and have since 1998. We raised our 2 boys and little dog to be productive members of society.
Souhan; Nelson Cruz has been amazing [PODCAST]
The Twins outscored the White Sox 14-4 Tuesday night behind 4 extra base hits from designated hitter Nelson Cruz. Cruz homered and had 3 doubles in the win just 2 days into his return from the injured list.
Lynx Lose at Sparks 81-71
The Lynx lost 81-71 at the L.A. Sparks Tuesday night. Candice Parker led the Sparks with 20 points and 10 rebounds. The Lynx were led by Lexi Brown who had 20 points off the bench. Napheesa Collier had 14 points and 7 rebounds for Minnesota.
Souhan; Gibson May Not be Back in 2020 [PODCAST]
The Twins lost 6-4 at home to the White Sox in the first game of a 3-game series Monday night. Kyle Gibson allowed 5 runs in 6-plus innings to take the loss. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
Twins Take 2 1/2 game Lead Into White Sox Series
The Twins lead the American League Central by 2 1/2 games over 2nd place Cleveland after posting a 6-3 win at Texas Sunday. The Twins swept the Rangers in 4 games while Cleveland split 4 game with the Yankees.
Souhan; What’s Going On with Berrios? [PODCAST]
The Twins swept a 4-game series at Texas over the weekend including a 12-7 win Saturday despite another rough outing for starting pitcher Jose Berrios. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
Lynx Drop Game at Seattle
The Minnesota Lynx lost 82-74 at Seattle Sunday to fall to 13-14 on the season. The Lynx outscored Seattle 24-19 in the 3rd quarter but were outscored 15-11 in the 4th.
Ovie and the Franchise 8-15-19 [PODCAST]
The 2nd installment of the Ovie and the Franchise podcast went heavy on the Twins. The Twins failed to improve their team much at the trading deadline. Dave doesn't like the lack of aggressiveness from management and ownership while I'm still hopeful that the Twins will get aggressive on…
Skaalerud takes Assistant Principal Job at Apollo
Apollo is looking for a new Activities Director. Last year's Interim Activities Director Justin Skaalerud had the interim tag removed from his title and he now been hired as Assistant Principal at Apollo High School.
Twins to Activate Pineda; He’ll Start Tonight
The Twins will activate starting pitcher Michael Pineda from the 10-day injured list before tonight's game against Texas. Pineda will start tonight's game instead of Devin Smeltzer likely pushing Smeltzer to a bullpen role.
Souhan; Twins’ Defense Needs to Get Better [PODCAST]
The Twins lost 6-5 at Milwaukee Wednesday afternoon in the final game of the 2-game series despite holding a 5-2 lead at one point. Milwaukee got a 3-run home run from rookie Trent Grisham in 8th inning to put the Brewers up for good.