Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:53:40 -0800
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (shoulder) is nursing a strained left shoulder, and he is expected to continue resting through the Thanksgiving weekend. He might resume baseball activities next week.
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:07:51 -0800
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (shoulder) is likely to be shut down for the remainder of the Arizona Fall League after aggravating his shoulder injury.
Thu, 12 Sep 2013 08:31:57 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton was named as Baseball America's Minor League Player of the Year. The 19-year-old hit .334 with 49 extra base hits and 55 stolen bases at Single-A Fort Myers and Low Single-A Cedar Rapids this year.
Fantasy Tip: Buxton's upside is through the roof and should see major league action at some point next season. A dazzling combination of speed and the ability to hit for average come with him. Keeper leaguers should pounce if they haven't already.
Tue, 27 Aug 2013 21:10:14 -0700
Minnesota Twins RP A.J. Achter, OF Byron Buxton, OF Max Kepler, RP Zachary Jones, P Trevor May, P Alex Meyer and 2B Eddie Rosario are set to play in the Arizona Fall League this year. Buxton is ranked as the No. 1 overall prospect, according to MLB.com.
Sun, 02 Jun 2013 13:26:58 -0700
Minnesota Twins minor league OF Byron Buxton (thumb) will be sidelined for several days because of a sore right thumb.
Sat, 01 Jun 2013 00:15:51 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have given no timetable on when they expect to call up top prospects like 3B Miguel Sano and OF Byron Buxton. "There's no sense in putting a time frame on a kid like that. I don't think it's healthy in any shape or form," Twins general manager Terry Ryan said.
Wed, 13 Jun 2012 07:17:30 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Minnesota Twins signed second overall pick OF Byron Buxton to a deal with a $6 million signing bonus.
Mon, 11 Jun 2012 21:31:50 -0700
The Minnesota Twins reached an agreement with first-round pick OF Byron Buxton Monday, June 11, pending a physical. Terms of the deal were undisclosed. Buxton is expected to begin his pro career with the team's rookie league team in Fort Myers, Fla., with a chance to advance to Elizabethton, Tenn., of the Appalachian League.
Fri, 08 Jun 2012 19:00:37 -0700
The Minnesota Twins are nearing a deal with OF Byron Buxton. The representatives of the team's first round pick of the 2012 MLB Draft is expected to be in town early next week, and there is optimism a deal could be completed by Wednesday, June 13.
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 16:17:42 -0700
The Minnesota Twins selected Appling County High School OF Byron Buxton with the second overall pick of the 2012 MLB Draft.