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Minnesota Twins AL Central
 
Byron Buxton • #25 • CF
.196 in last 46AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'2", 190 lbs.
Born:Dec 18, 1993 (22 yrs) in Baxley, GA
Hometown:Baxley, GA
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by Minnesota in 2012 (1/2).
Bats:R
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 86 277 36 61 17 5 8 32 18 109 10 2 .272 .404 .220
On Pace 92 295 39 65 18 5 9 35 19 117 10 2 .272 .407 .220
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Scouting Report
Assets: Generates tremendous bat speed, so he has plenty of untapped power potential. Super fast, he can cover the ground in center field and be a real threat on the basepaths.
Flaws: The jury is out on his long-range home-run upside. He'll need to bulk up significantly in order to maximize his potential as a run producer. Injuries are a problem here.
Career Potential: Athletic, toolsy outfielder with upside, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Midwest League (A) Most Valuable Player 2013
Midwest League (A) Prospect of the Year 2013
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2013
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