SURGE CAST ... The Official Podcast of the Wichita Wind Surge
By Bob Moullette
The official Podcast of the Wichita Wind Wind the Double-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. Join your hosts Scotty Germann and "The Voice of the Wind Surge," Tim Grubbs as they discuss the team, current events, team news, promotions, and all things Wind Surge and Minor League Baseball here at Riverfront Stadium.
Scotty and Tim reflect on the first ever event at Riverfront Stadium. They talk for the very first time Minor League Baseball operations and finally they have an estimated arrival date for the Wind Surge Players for 2021.
RECORDED 4/2/21: A new year and totally redesigned Podcast. The inaugural SURGE CAST kicks off as Scotty and Tim discuss what it's like to finally be back in the saddle. They also preview some great segments as they seek to help keep you a little more informed on how the MiLB works.
Listen as our hosts Cookie and Tim discuss the current state of baseball, a review of the recent 30 for 30 'Long Gone Summer' and their favorite Father's Day memories! Tim and Cookie also sit down with special guest and sports marketer Brandon Steiner who shares some of his favorite sports collectibles, and his advice to other young entrepreneurs!! Visit his websites brandonsteiner.com or cxstuff.com for your collectible needs and to get his books for FREE! For any questions you can reach Brandon on twitter at @BrandonSteiner!
Listen as our hosts Cookie and Tim discuss their favorite minor league ballpark foods. They also sit down with food and beverage director Randy Robinson as he discusses the difference between managing old sports venues and new. Also how those have evolved through time.
Cookie and Tim talk and review 'The Last Dance'. Who's your favorite "Two Sport" athlete? Also, Executive Director of the Caribbean Education and Baseball Foundation Tommy Goodman in on the line to talk about how he's helping to bring baseball to the Caribbean.
This episode: ALL ABOUT LOGOS. Cookie and Time talk about their favorite logos and why they love them. They also sit down with Wind Surge Logo designer Todd Radom to discuss his process and some of the things he looks for in the logo/uniform design process.
Cookie and Tim talk about the type of manual labor they can do and the type they cannot. Cookie sits down with Director of Sales and Marketing Brian Turner to chat about his transition from Wingnuts to Wind Surge and also what the term "Hick Hop" means.
Cookie and Tim talk about some of the legendary players they saw play before they were MLB Superstars. Tim sits down with Vice President/Assistant General Manager Bob Moullette to discuss the career path that brought him to baseball. Bob also brings on a special guest to talk about his plans for the fall.
Cookie and Tim continue their streaming conversation. They discuss the longest game in Minor League history. Cookie sits down with SVP of the Wind Surge Community and Charitable Foundation Annie life to talk about how she sold tickets before ticket.com and how she got to the ICT.
Cookie and Tim talk about some of the more memorable Opening Days they have been a part of in their careers while giving you an update on their streaming shows. Tim sits down with Senior Vice President and General Manger Jared Forma to talk about his involvement with the design build process of the ballpark.
This episode Cookie and Tim dive into some of the shows and movies their daughters and them are watching to keep entertained. Tim also has a conversation with President Jay Miller to talk about his experience opening up his 6th ballpark and what to expect once we do get to start playing baseball again.
Welcome up to Surge Baseball and Beyond. In this episode you will be introduced you to your hosts: Augusto "Cookie" Rojas and Tim Grubbs. Tim also connects with Owner/Managing Partner Lou Schwechheimer and they talk about some of Lou's greatest memories leading up to what would have been Opening Day 2020 for the Wind Surge.