Byron Buxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Twins place Byron Buxton on 60-day Injured List, set for labrum surgery

    SKOR North "The Twins on Tuesday placed Byron Buxton on the 60-day Injured List, the team announced. That made roster room for Kyle Gibson (25-man) and Ronald Torreyes (40-man). It also ends the season for Buxton, the supremely gifted and often-injured star center fielder. " September 10

  • Rocco Baldelli: Twins “Bracing” For Possibility That Byron Buxton Won’t Return In 2019

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Twins have been playing without Byron Buxton in a full-time capacity since Aug. 1 thanks to a shoulder injury, and manager Rocco Baldelli indicated today on MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM that the organization is “bracing” for the news that Buxton won’t return in 2019..." September 10

  • Twins activate Buxton from injured list

    Fox Sports North "After making a series of roster moves earlier in the day, the Minnesota Twins had one more addition to make. The team activated outfielder Byron Buxton from the injured list Sunday. Buxton had been placed on the IL on Aug. 3 with a shoulder injury and made just one rehab appearance,..." September 01

  • Byron Buxton nearing rehab assignment for Twins "Byron Buxton is nearly ready to return to the field. The Twins' center fielder could begin a rehab assignment in the coming days after successfully participating in a wide variety of baseball drills, including hitting off a velocity machine and running around at full speed. He..." August 24

  • Twins place Michael Pineda, Byron Buxton on injured list

    Hardball Talk "The Twins made several roster moves on Saturday, placing both right-hander Michael Pineda and outfielder Byron Buxton on the 10-day injured list with a right triceps strain and left shoulder subluxation, respectively. It’s another rough break for Pineda, whose recovery from 2017..." August 03

  • Twins get reinforcements, but Byron Buxton goes on IL "The Twins’ lineup is nearly whole again. The club reinstated left fielder Eddie Rosario and first baseman C.J. Cron from the 10-day injured list on Tuesday, restoring a pair of important power bats to the heart of the lineup while also adding Rosario’s rangy, aggressive..." July 16

  • Twins Reinstate Byron Buxton and Marwin Gonzalez, Option Jake Cave and LaMonte Wade Jr.

    MLB Trade Rumors "Centerfielder Byron Buxton and utility bat Marwin Gonzalez have been reinstated from the injured list, per Dustin Morse of the Minnesota Twins (via Twitter). In corresponding moves, outfielders Jake Cave and LaMonte Wade Jr. are optioned back to Triple-A Rochester. Buxton..." June 29

  • First-place Twins place breakout star Byron Buxton on injured list following hit by pitch

    CBS Sports "The Minnesota Twins entered Tuesday 10 games ahead of Cleveland in the American League Central and tied with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the sport's largest division lead. Unfortunately, if the Twins are to maintain the gap between themselves and Cleveland, they'll..." June 18

  • Twins say Byron Buxton is “fine” after leaving game because of bruised knee

    SKOR North "Byron Buxton’s attempts to avoid collisions with the wall came to an end Tuesday night in the second inning at Target Field as the Twins center fielder suffered a bruised right knee against the Brewers. Buxton had to leave the game but afterward said he felt fine and that he had..." May 29