Byron Buxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Interest In Byron Buxton Picking Up

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Twins have already traded Nelson Cruz and Jose Berrios, and they’re surely not done for the day, with several other players to shop to contending clubs. Center fielder Byron Buxton’s market has picked up steam since last night, tweets Dan Hayes of..." July 30

  • Phillies would be interested in Byron Buxton if made available

    Phillies Nation "As the Philadelphia Phillies attempt to solve their short and long-term issues in center field, they reportedly are monitoring one of the league’s few needle movers at the position. Jon Heyman of Audacy Sports says that the Phillies “would be at or near the..." July 25

  • Twins’ Byron Buxton rejects contract extension ahead of trade deadline

    Clutch Points "After an impressive start to the 2021 MLB season and yet another injury ruining perfect start, Byron Buxton has rejected a contract extension that was offered by the Minnesota Twins. News broke out of the Buxton’s rejection by Ken Rosenthal and Dan Hayes. Buxton had a..." July 25

  • If traded, these 10 MLB players would create CHAOS

    MLB.com "The fun of Trade Deadline rumors, to me, is imagining big stars in uniforms they’ve never worn before. Mark McGwire in a Cardinals uniform? Randy Johnson as an Astro? Cliff Lee to the Phillies? Mark Teixeira to the Angels? CC Sabathia to the Brewers? A good Deadline deal makes your eyes..." July 21

  • Byron Buxton extension from Twins ‘remains a long shot’

    Clutch Points "There may not be another team in MLB that has more eyeballs on them with the trade deadline lurking than the Minnesota Twins. That’s because this was supposed to be the year the Twins go for a pennant after winning back-to-back AL Central crowns. Instead, it’s been a disastrous..." July 20

  • Twins offer Byron Buxton $70 million-plus; trade likely if no deal

    The Athletic "The Minnesota Twins have offered center fielder Byron Buxton a long-term extension in excess of $70 million, but if he doesn’t accept he’s likely to be dealt, either by the July 30 trade deadline or this offseason, sources tell The Athletic. Buxton, 27, is currently on the..." July 16

  • The right move for the Twins is still to give Byron Buxton an extension

    Clutch Points "The Minnesota Twins were expected to compete for an American League pennant in 2021. Instead, they currently sit with a record of 31-41 and well out of the current playoff picture. One of the lone bright spots was and has been Byron Buxton. The Twins centerfielder was..." June 23

  • Twins' Byron Buxton Placed on 10-Day IL Because of Hip Injury

    Bleacher Report "Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton was placed on the 10-day injured list with a grade two hip strain, the team announced Friday.  Trevor Larnach has been recalled to fill Buxton's roster spot.  The 27-year-old was off to an MVP-caliber season through 24..." May 07

  • Twins' Byron Buxton Could Be Scary Good

    The Big Lead "Byron Buxton is an absurd athlete. His potential has been plainly obvious since he came into the league in 2015. He's been a bit inconsistent yet has put together two seasons that earned him noticeable MVP consideration, finishing 18th in 2017 and 16th last year. Through 17 games this year,..." April 29

  • Twins' Byron Buxton has been one of baseball's best hitters in 2021

    CBS Sports "The Minnesota Twins, who entered Wednesday with the worst record in baseball, picked up a sorely needed win over Cleveland (MIN 10, CLE 2). Without question, player of the game laurels go to Minnesota outfielder Byron Buxton.  Check out his honest day's..." April 28