Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:31:13 -0800
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (wrist, concussion) appears to be 100% and ready for camp when position players officially report Friday, Feb. 27.
Fantasy Tip: Buxton, one of the top prospects in all of baseball, will likely receive more seasoning in the minors after a 2014 limited by injuries. He could receive a cup of coffee this season and is worth monitoring.
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:15:20 -0800
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (finger) said he was cleared for baseball activity two weeks ago Friday, Jan. 23, and he hopes all his injury troubles are behind him.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:36:28 -0800
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton might make his debut in 2015, but general manager Terry Ryan said Tuesday, Jan. 20. However, Ryan said the debut is more likely to happen late in the year in September.
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 10:40:20 -0800
The Minnesota Twins could be interested in acquiring a center fielder this offseason to bridge the gap until top prospect Byron Buxton is ready to play in the majors. Buxton is expected to begin the 2015 season in Double-A.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:21:55 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (finger) had surgery on his left middle finger Thursday, Oct. 30, and he's expected to be ready for spring training next year.
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:52:48 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (finger) suffered a dislocated finger while diving for a ball during an Arizona Fall League game, according to a source.
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:13:06 -0700
Entering play Saturday, Oct. 18, Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton was mired in a 1-for-15 slump in the Arizona Fall League, with his lone hit during this stretch being an infield single. In 38 AFL plate appearances, he is batting .229 with a .289 on-base percentage and a .257 slugging percentage.
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:13:44 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (concussion) has not been dealing with any concussion symptoms and will rest at home until the instructional league starts in Fort Myers, Fla., according to assistant general manager Rob Antony. Buxton is also on track to play in the Arizona Fall League.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:52:13 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (concussion) is slated to play in the Arizona Fall League, but he is still dealing with post-concussion symptoms.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:22:03 -0700
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (concussion) is not expected to play another game in the minor leagues this season, according to general manager Terry Ryan. The team is hopeful that Buxton, who is dealing with a concussion, can play in the Arizona Fall League.
Fantasy Tip: Despite the season-ending injury, he remains a must-have in all long-term fantasy keeper formats. He is one of the top prospects in baseball, and he is likely to start out at Double-A New Britain in 2015.