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Introduction: Host Michael Rand dives right into a preview of the American League Division Series between the Twins and Astros. He and Star Tribune beat writer Phil Miller speculate on the Game 1 pitching matchup and what the Twins need to do to advance even deeper in the playoffs.

20:00: Get to know new Vikings running back Cam Akers, who gave the backfield immediate help in Sunday's win.

25:00: Minnesota United is sputtering to the finish line, and changes seem inevitable.

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