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Sport Twins' Byron Buxton carted off field with foot injury

04:05  14 july  2020
04:05  14 july  2020 Source:   mlbtraderumors.com

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Byron Keiron Buxton (born December 18, 1993) is an American professional baseball center fielder for the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Twins center fielder Buxton taken off on cart but injury not as bad as feared. The Twins said he had suffered a contusion and was day to day. But as Twins athletic trainer Dave Pruemer and left fielder Robbie Grossman tried to help him to his feet , Buxton ’s leg suddenly gave way when he put weight

Twins center fielder Byron Buxton was carted off the field Monday after suffering an apparent injury to his left ankle, per Dan Hayes of The Athletic. Buxton departed after possibly getting “a spike caught in the turf,” Hayes writes. Further details aren’t available yet.

Byron Buxton wearing a baseball hat: Byron Buxton is currently having imaging done on a potential left foot injury suffered in training on Monday. © Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports Byron Buxton is currently having imaging done on a potential left foot injury suffered in training on Monday.

Buxton’s having imaging done on a left foot injury, tweets Hayes, who adds that the Twins should have more information on his status Tuesday.

Should this turn out to be a major injury, it would be the latest in an unfortunately long line of them for Buxton. The 26-year-old’s health issues helped limit him to 115 of a possible 324 regular-season games from 2018-19. Buxton only took part in 87 games last year, which ended for him when he underwent left shoulder surgery in September. That procedure prevented Buxton from participating in the Twins’ ALDS matchup versus the Yankees.

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  Despite lengthy hiatus, Gordon Hayward still having issues with his foot Even though Gordon Hayward suffered his career-altering foot injury nearly three full years ago, it still appears to be giving him problems after all this time. © Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports Gordon Hayward, 30, was having his best year since the injury, averaging 17.3 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 4.1 assists per game. Speaking with reporters on Friday, the Boston Celtics swingman said that the troublesome left foot was still bothering him despite the long layoff.“I wish that I had an answer to why it is a little sore,” said Hayward, per Tom Westerholm of MassLive.com.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Yet another injury has waylaid Byron Buxton , and Minnesota's speedster center fielder will The American League Central leaders placed Buxton and his ailing left shoulder on the 60-day injured list on Tuesday, when Buxton was having an operation to repair a damaged

With Byron Buxton , Miguel Sano struggling again, Twins fight for mediocrity. The backbone, Sano, is winding up another slow recovery from another injury to his left leg. As for Buxton , the Twins ’ modern baseball administration put that limitless brain power together and came up with one of the

Thanks in part to injuries, Buxton’s career perhaps hasn’t gone to plan since the Twins drafted him second overall in 2012. But there’s no denying that Buxton has shown immense promise at times. The defensively brilliant speedster was a 3.6-fWAR player in 2017 – the lone season thus far in which he has amassed 100-plus games – and logged 2.7 fWAR in 2019 despite missing almost half the campaign. He slashed a career-best .262/.314/.513 (111 wRC+) with 10 homers and 14 steals over 295 plate appearances then, also chipping in 10 Defensive Runs Saved and a plus-8.7 Ultimate Zone Rating.

To their credit, he Twins did more than stay afloat without Buxton a season ago. And at least a few of the center field options they used in his stead – Max Kepler, Jake Caveand LaMonte Wade Jr. – are still on hand. That said, it would be optimal for the team to have Buxton in the mix. The hope right now is that he’s not dealing with yet another significant problem.

Byron Buxton has not yet reported to Twins camp after birth of second son

  Byron Buxton has not yet reported to Twins camp after birth of second son Byron Buxton and his wife celebrated the birth of their second son on Friday night, and the birth has kept the Twins outfielder away from camp so far. The 26-year-old outfielder and his wife welcomed their second son into the world. Buxton shared the news via Instagram on Friday night. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Byron Buxton (@buckdaddy103) on Jul 3, 2020 at 7:24pm PDT Buxton was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 MLB Draft and is entering his sixth season with the Twins.Buxton only played in 87 games last season due to injuries, including a torn labrum in his shoulder suffered in September.

MINNEAPOLIS -- Target Field 's center- field walls might be the worse for wear in 2019, as Byron Buxton showed up for TwinsFest on Friday motivated and focused -- and 21 pounds of muscle heavier. "If I want to play the way that I want to play and run into walls, I've got to have a little bit more cushion

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