Byron Buxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Speedy Buxton chasing Ichiro, Coleman

    MLB.com "On May 23, 2017, in Baltimore, the Twins’ Byron Buxton had second base stolen in the third inning. Despite a nearly perfect throw from Orioles catcher Welington Castillo, Buxton got to the bag just in time with a head-first slide. But then, Buxton’s momentum carried him..." April 13

  • Twins' Buxton suffers facial contusion in nasty collision with Bogaerts

    The Score "Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton and Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts were involved in a collision during Friday's Grapefruit League contest. Buxton was attempting to get out of a rundown between third and home when he collided with Bogaerts. Buxton seemed..." March 23

  • Byron Buxton's blistering spring start is intoxicating to Twins fans

    Sporting News "It’s easy to believe in Byron Buxton. He’s an incredible athlete, with explosive speed on the bases, impressive power at the plate and a second-to-none ability to track down would-be hits in the outfield. He’s had stretches where he lived up to his expectations as..." March 04

  • Twins agree to terms with all arbitration-eligible players

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Twins on Friday reached one-year deals with all eight of their arbitration-eligible players, another step toward clearing up their 2019 payroll picture. Jake Odorizzi will get $9.5 million in 2019 after making $6.3 last season. The righthanded starter, who was 7-10 with a 4.49 ERA..." January 15