Byron Buxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Twins' Buxton named Wilson's Defensive Player of the Year

    USA Today "Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton, a 2017 Gold Glove winner, was named Major League Baseball's top defender, Wilson announced on Friday. Buxton, playing in his first full season, led American League center fielders in defensive WAR (according to Fangraphs), defensive runs saved and..." November 10

  • Twins’ Byron Buxton played through cracked rib in wild-card loss

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Turns out Twins center fielder Byron Buxton had a very good reason for leaving Tuesday’s American League wild-card game at Yankee Stadium after three innings. According to a person with direct knowledge, Buxton was diagnosed this week with a cracked rib after initially being removed due to what..." October 07

  • Byron Buxton left yesterday’s game with an injury

    Hardball Talk "Twins outfielder Byron Buxton left last night’s game against the White Sox with an injury. The exact nature of the injury is unclear. MLB.com’s Rhett Bollinger quotes manager Paul Molitor as saying that Buxton was removed from the game “after his hand slipped off his bat on a swing.” That could be..." August 31