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Byron Buxton

Byron Buxton

CF | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 190 | Age: 25
Draft: 2012 (Rd: 1, #2, Minnesota Twins) - Appling County HS (GA)
Baxley, GA USA
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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 151 139 24 39 4 24 8 .281 .338 .525 .863
5 Seasons 1225 1118 161 264 32 123 54 .236 .292 .404 .696
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .281 4 24 8 .863
5 Seasons .236 32 123 54 .696

Standard MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSHBPAVGOBPSLGOPS
2015 MIN AL 46 138 129 16 27 7 1 2 6 6 44 2 2 1 .209 .250 .326 .576
2016 MIN AL 92 331 298 44 67 19 6 10 38 23 118 10 2 3 .225 .284 .430 .714
2017 MIN AL 140 511 462 69 117 14 6 16 51 38 150 29 1 4 .253 .314 .413 .728
2018 MIN AL 28 94 90 8 14 4 0 0 4 3 28 5 0 0 .156 .183 .200 .383
2019 MIN AL 42 151 139 24 39 18 2 4 24 11 34 8 2 1 .281 .338 .525 .863
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Advanced MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGPATBLOBSACSFBABIPXBHGIDPGIDPONPP/PAK/PAHR/PABB/KISOROEWO
2015 MIN AL 138 42 54 2 0 .301 10 1 12 513 3.72 .319 .014 .136 .116 .116 0
2016 MIN AL 331 128 140 4 3 .329 35 2 44 1305 3.94 .356 .030 .195 .205 .205 0
2017 MIN AL 511 191 191 5 2 .339 36 1 55 1991 3.9 .294 .031 .253 .160 .160 1
2018 MIN AL 94 18 44 1 0 .226 4 1 11 355 3.78 .298 .000 .107 .044 .044 0
2019 MIN AL 151 73 59 0 0 .347 24 1 24 528 3.5 .225 .026 .324 .245 .245 0

Statcast - Batting

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2015 513 87 3 3.4 83.2 10.2 .194 .275 .252 .231 .312 21.8 31.9 4.3
2016 1305 187 10 5.3 85.8 13.6 .198 .311 .304 .257 .360 31.6 35.6 6.9
2017 1991 319 18 5.6 85.0 11.8 .250 .399 .312 .309 .408 32.3 29.4 7.4
2018 355 63 1 1.6 85.7 12.7 .194 .247 .171 .205 .274 27.0 29.8 3.2
2019 506 101 9 8.9 91.7 20.2 .239 .399 .351 .300 .362 43.6 23.3 6.8
ALL 4670 757 41 5.4 86.0 13.3 .224 .349 .297 .277 .368 32.0 30.7 6.6
MLB 33924 6.2 87.4 11.0 .251 .408 .317 .318 .370 34.2 21.5 8.3

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Transactions

Team Date Transaction
10/02/2018 Minnesota Twins recalled CF Byron Buxton from Rochester Red Wings.
08/14/2018 Rochester Red Wings activated CF Byron Buxton from the 7-day disabled list.
08/01/2018 Rochester Red Wings placed CF Byron Buxton on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to July 31, 2018. Left wrist strain.
07/27/2018 Rochester Red Wings activated CF Byron Buxton from the 7-day disabled list.
07/14/2018 Rochester Red Wings placed CF Byron Buxton on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to July 13, 2018. Left wrist strain.
07/02/2018 Minnesota Twins optioned CF Byron Buxton to Rochester Red Wings.
06/19/2018 Minnesota Twins sent OF Byron Buxton on a rehab assignment to Rochester Red Wings.
05/30/2018 Byron Buxton roster status changed by Minnesota Twins.
05/10/2018 Minnesota Twins placed CF Byron Buxton on the 10-day disabled list. Left great toe fracture.
05/10/2018 Minnesota Twins activated CF Byron Buxton from the 10-day disabled list.
05/10/2018 Minnesota Twins placed CF Byron Buxton on the 10-day disabled list. Left great toe fracture.
04/22/2018 Minnesota Twins sent DH Byron Buxton on a rehab assignment to Fort Myers Miracle.
04/18/2018 Minnesota Twins placed CF Byron Buxton on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to April 15, 2018. Migraines.
08/01/2017 Minnesota Twins activated CF Byron Buxton from the 10-day disabled list.
07/28/2017 Minnesota Twins sent OF Byron Buxton on a rehab assignment to Rochester Red Wings.
07/15/2017 Minnesota Twins placed CF Byron Buxton on the 10-day disabled list. Left groin strain.
09/01/2016 Minnesota Twins recalled CF Byron Buxton from Rochester Red Wings.
08/08/2016 Minnesota Twins optioned CF Byron Buxton to Rochester Red Wings.
05/31/2016 Minnesota Twins recalled Byron Buxton from Rochester Red Wings.
04/25/2016 Minnesota Twins optioned CF Byron Buxton to Rochester Red Wings.
08/20/2015 Minnesota Twins recalled Byron Buxton from Rochester Red Wings.
08/10/2015 Minnesota Twins optioned CF Byron Buxton to Rochester Red Wings.
08/07/2015 Minnesota Twins sent CF Byron Buxton on a rehab assignment to Rochester Red Wings.
06/26/2015 Minnesota Twins placed CF Byron Buxton on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 25, 2015. Left thumb sprain
06/14/2015 Minnesota Twins selected the contract of CF Byron Buxton from Chattanooga Lookouts.
12/19/2014 Minnesota Twins invited non-roster CF Byron Buxton to spring training.
08/12/2014 Byron Buxton assigned to New Britain Rock Cats from Fort Myers Miracle.
07/06/2014 Fort Myers Miracle activated CF Byron Buxton from the 7-day disabled list.
05/11/2014 Fort Myers Miracle placed CF Byron Buxton on the 7-day disabled list.
05/04/2014 Fort Myers Miracle activated CF Byron Buxton from the 7-day disabled list.
04/01/2014 Fort Myers Miracle placed CF Byron Buxton on the 7-day disabled list.
01/09/2014 Minnesota Twins invited non-roster CF Byron Buxton to spring training.
06/24/2013 CF Byron Buxton assigned to Fort Myers Miracle from Cedar Rapids Kernels.
04/01/2013 Byron Buxton assigned to Cedar Rapids Kernels from Elizabethton Twins.
03/27/2013 CF Byron Buxton assigned to Minnesota Twins.
08/07/2012 Byron Buxton assigned to Elizabethton Twins from GCL Twins.
06/14/2012 Byron Buxton assigned to GCL Twins.
06/13/2012 Minnesota Twins signed CF Byron Buxton.