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2015 Minnesota TwinsAmerican League (MLB)
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Byron Buxton played for the 2015 Minnesota Twins
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTwins
LocationMinneapolis,Minnesota
Record83-79 (2nd in American League Central)League Rank7thMLB Rank13th
BallparkTarget Field
ManagerPaul MolitorGeneral ManagerTerry Ryan
CoachesNeil Allen (Pitching Coach), Tom Brunansky (Hitting Coach), Butch Davis (First Base Coach), Gene Glynn (Third Base Coach), Eddie Guardado (Bullpen Coach), Rudy Hernandez (Assistant Hitting Coach), Joe Vavra (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickTyler Jay (#6)
Payroll$108,262,000 (Rank: 19th)
Attendance2,220,054 (Rank: 20th)
Minor League AffiliatesRochester Red Wings (AAA) 77-67 ... Chattanooga Lookouts (AA) 76-61 ... Fort Myers Miracle (A+) 76-63 ... Cedar Rapids Kernels (A) 77-63 ... Elizabethton Twins (Rk) 34-34 ... Gulf Coast Twins (Rk) 27-32 ... Dominican Twins (Rk) 36-36 ...
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 2015 Statistics -- 2015 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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2015 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2Brian Dozier2bR28157628101148394287712461148708210.236.307.444.75127971704.261.208.318.3238.721.02.44.022.448.0
2009- 8- 252-MIN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
7Joe Mauer1bL3215859269157342106621671121151222.265.338.380.71822546666.309.115.230.31110.116.81.71.559.229.3
2001- 1-   1-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
24Trevor Plouffe3bR291525737414035422862150124414028.244.307.435.74224961632.274.191.279.3217.919.62.53.526.143.6
2004- 1-  20-MIN
MinorsPhiladelphia Phillies (AAA)
48Torii HunterrfR391395216712522022812535105605114.240.293.409.70221344567.258.169.230.3046.218.53.03.923.735.2
1993- 1-  20-MIN
Retired  
20Eddie RosariolfL2312245360121181513501161511803335.267.289.459.74820846474.332.192.236.3163.224.97.92.734.938.0
2010- 4- 135-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
8Kurt SuzukicR3113143336104170550002959764414.240.296.314.61013622479.265.074.141.2696.112.32.01.086.621.2
2004- 2-  67-OAK
ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)
5Eduardo EscobarssB2612740948107314125823288622517.262.309.445.75418247446.301.183.249.3236.319.33.12.734.143.9
2006-   UDFA-CHA
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
32Aaron HickscfB259735248901131133133346620226.256.323.398.72114025390.285.142.267.3148.716.91.92.832.027.8
2008- 1-  14-MIN
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)
22Miguel SanodhR228027946751711852115311910214.269.385.530.91514836335.396.261.452.39215.835.52.35.415.548.0
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
39Danny SantanassB249126130561050218466837017.215.241.291.5327615277.290.076.115.2312.224.611.30.00.026.8
2007-   UDFA-MIN
DL-7Atlanta Braves (AAA)
9Eduardo Nunezss-dhB2872188235314142084122912101.282.327.431.7588119204.314.149.234.3285.914.22.42.047.035.9
2004-   UDFA-NYA
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
21Shane RobinsonlfR308318028457301661122913104.250.299.322.6215810197.296.072.167.2756.114.72.40.00.022.2
2006- 5- 166-SLN
MinorsNew York Yankees (MLB)
19Kennys Vargasdh-1bB24581751842405170095400007.240.277.349.626619184.319.109.160.2754.929.46.02.735.021.4
2009-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)
25Byron BuxtoncfR2146129162771262264412001.209.250.326.5764210138.301.117.163.2524.431.97.31.564.537.0
2012- 1-   2-MIN
DL-10Minnesota Twins (AAA)
12Chris HerrmanncL27451031315512100073721001.146.214.272.486288113.203.126.194.2186.232.75.31.851.553.3
2009- 6- 192-MIN
ActiveSeattle Mariners (MLB)
1Jordan SchafercfL28276991530050332302000.217.250.261.51118374.326.044.043.2284.131.17.70.00.020.0
2005- 3- 107-ATL
Free Agent  
31Oswaldo ArcialfB24195861600280041520142.276.338.379.71722265.333.103.172.2936.223.13.83.129.012.5
2007-   UDFA-MIN
International  
26Eric FryercR2915222520020051100000.227.370.318.6887227.455.091.318.31818.540.72.20.00.040.0
2007-10- 311-MIL
Retired  
11Jorge PolancossB21410130001102100000.300.417.300.7173012.333.000.300.33516.78.30.50.00.00.0
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
67Max KeplerrfL2237010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1260.042.90.00.00.00.0
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
44Kyle GibsonpR27325010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1760.040.00.00.00.00.0
2009- 1-  22-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
17Doug Bernier3b-2bB3545111002001300000.200.333.400.733216.500.200.400.32416.750.03.00.00.0100.0
2002-   UDFA-COL
Free Agent  
65Trevor MaypR25483000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
2008- 4- 136-PHI
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
47Ricky NolascopR3293000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
2001- 4- 108-CHN
Free Agent  
45Phil HughespR29273000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
2004- 1-  23-NYA
Free Agent  
37Mike PelfreypR31303020000000100000.667.667.6671.3342031.000.000.000.5870.033.30.00.00.00.0
2005- 1-   9-NYN
Free Agent  
33Tommy MilonepL28242000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
2008-10- 301-WAS
MinorsWashington Nationals (AA)
52Brian DuensingpL32551000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
2005- 3-  84-MIN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
Batting Totals: (28 players)16254676961349277441566617038439126440304131133.247.305.399.70421824776017.292.399.239.0007.321.02.92.635.035.4 

2015 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
44Kyle GibsonR27STMLB11113.84323201000194.2186888318651457071.298.600.833.016.702.234.07.5003.96
2009- 1-  22-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
37Mike PelfreyR31STMLB6114.26303000000164.2198867811458650121.4810.820.602.464.701.914.70.3534.00
2005- 1-   9-NYN
Free Agent  
45Phil HughesR29STMLB1194.40272521010155.118476762916941021.2910.661.680.935.455.884.40.5504.70
2004- 1-  23-NYA
Free Agent  
33Tommy MiloneL28STMLB953.92242310011128.212864561736913011.288.951.192.526.372.534.48.6434.30
2008-10- 301-WAS
MinorsWashington Nationals (AA)
65Trevor MayR25S/RMLB894.004816320090114.2127535111261104041.349.970.862.048.634.234.16.4713.25
2008- 4- 136-PHI
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
54Ervin SantanaR32STMLB754.00171700000108.010450481236823041.308.671.003.006.832.284.17.5834.17
2000-   UDFA-ANA
DL-10Minnesota Twins (MLB)
36Blaine BoyerR33RelMLB362.49680680012165.0622418519335001.258.580.692.634.571.743.32.3334.00
2000- 3- 100-ATL
Free Agent  
62J.R. GrahamR25RelMLB114.95391380019063.27341351021535141.4910.321.412.977.492.525.80.5004.69
2011- 4- 146-ATL
MinorsNew York Yankees (AAA)
50Casey FienR31RelMLB463.5562062006063.161262568410001.098.670.851.145.835.133.69.4003.45
2006-20- 592-DET
Free Agent  
56Tyler DuffeyR24STMLB513.1010100000058.0562020420531001.318.690.623.108.222.653.10.8333.24
2012- 5- 160-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
15Glen PerkinsL32CLMLB353.326006000453257.0582121910544001.199.161.421.588.535.403.32.3753.82
2004- 1-  22-MIN
Retired  
52Brian DuensingL32RelMLB414.2555055009148.2462423521243041.398.510.923.884.441.144.44.8005.02
2005- 3-  84-MIN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
47Ricky NolascoR32STMLB526.75981001037.1503128314351111.7312.050.723.388.442.507.47.7143.51
2001- 4- 108-CHN
Free Agent  
64Aaron ThompsonL28RelMLB135.0141041005032.1321918211171001.348.910.563.064.731.555.29.2503.91
2005- 1-  22-FLO
Free Agent  
49Kevin JepsenR30R/CLMLB111.612902900171028.0185517253000.895.790.322.258.043.571.61.5002.56
2002- 2-  53-ANA
Free Agent  
57Ryan PresslyR26RelMLB322.9327027006027.22799012222001.438.780.003.907.161.832.93.6002.84
2007-11- 354-BOS
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
59Mike TonkinR25RelMLB003.47260260010023.1219949191011.308.101.543.477.332.113.47.0005.02
2008-30- 906-MIN
International  
61Ryan O'RourkeL27RelMLB006.1428028007022.0161515315242001.416.551.236.149.821.606.14.0004.77
2010-13- 405-MIN
MinorsBaltimore Orioles (AAA)
22Tim StaufferR33RelMLB106.6013013005015.02413114762002.0714.402.404.203.600.867.801.0007.20
2003- 1-   4-SDN
Free Agent  
55Neal CottsL35RelMLB003.9517017001013.214863590001.449.221.983.295.931.805.27.0005.77
2001- 2-  69-OAK
Free Agent  
58A.J. AchterR26RelMLB016.7511011004013.112101046140001.378.102.704.059.452.336.75.0006.28
2010-46-1395-MIN
Free Agent  
56Caleb ThielbarR28RelMLB005.4060600105.05330051001.009.000.000.009.0005.40.0001.13
2009-18- 556-MIL
MinorsDetroit Tigers (AA)
51Alex MeyerR25RelMLB0016.8720200002.24552330003.1813.506.7510.1210.121.0016.87.00014.01
2011- 1-  23-WAS
DL-60Los Angeles Angels (MLB)
21Shane RobinsonR30RelMLB000.0010100101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.001.000.00.0004.13
2006- 5- 166-SLN
MinorsNew York Yankees (MLB)
Pitching Totals: (24 players)83794.071621625202016045144415067006531634131046542401.339.391.022.576.522.534.36.512  

2015 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PBlaine Boyer33MLBp68-657132122.9090.290.3184-68100.042.0Fielding by Day
PCasey Fien31MLBp62-635500101.0000.160.1651-62100.038.3Fielding by Day
PGlen Perkins32MLBp60-57270091.0000.150.161--60100.037.0Fielding by Day
PBrian Duensing32MLBp55-481131115.9330.250.296--55100.034.0Fielding by Day
PTrevor May25MLBp48161145112018.8890.330.14102-48100.029.6Fielding by Day
PAaron Thompson28MLBp41-324700111.0000.270.342--41100.025.3Fielding by Day
PJ.R. Graham25MLBp3916361100171.0000.440.2761-39100.024.1Fielding by Day
PKyle Gibson27MLBp323219416271344.9771.340.22101-32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PMike Pelfrey31MLBp303016482002281.0000.930.1782-30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PKevin Jepsen30MLBp29-2835109.8890.280.291--29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PRyan O'Rourke27MLBp28-22220041.0000.140.181--28100.017.3Fielding by Day
PRyan Pressly26MLBp27-27010111.0000.040.0412-27100.016.7Fielding by Day
PPhil Hughes29MLBp272515551700221.0000.810.1472-27100.016.7Fielding by Day
PMike Tonkin25MLBp26-23240061.0000.230.2641-26100.016.0Fielding by Day
PTommy Milone28MLBp242312891600251.0001.040.2083-24100.014.8Fielding by Day
PErvin Santana32MLBp171710810141225.9601.410.2271-17100.010.5Fielding by Day
PNeal Cotts35MLBp17-13000000.000.001--17100.010.5Fielding by Day
PTim Stauffer33MLBp13-15040041.0000.310.27---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PA.J. Achter26MLBp11-1310102.5000.090.084--11100.06.8Fielding by Day
PTyler Duffey24MLBp101058741012.9171.100.19---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PRicky Nolasco32MLBp983721104.7500.330.0812-9100.05.6Fielding by Day
PCaleb Thielbar28MLBp6-5110021.0000.330.40---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PAlex Meyer25MLBp2-2110021.0001.001.002--2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PShane Robinson30MLBrf-cf1-1000000.000.00---831.20.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CKurt Suzuki31MLBc13012310968253538863.9976.620.788014313199.280.2Fielding by Day
CChris Herrmann27MLBc38322782051533223.9875.790.79118-4584.423.5Fielding by Day
CEric Fryer29MLBc157695201153.9813.470.752--15100.09.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BJoe Mauer32MLBc137135118811518651131242.9969.031.04---15886.784.6Fielding by Day
1BKennys Vargas24MLB1b1814128131100141411.0007.831.10---5831.011.1Fielding by Day
1BTrevor Plouffe29MLB3b17131181221117134.9937.821.13---15211.210.5Fielding by Day
1BMiguel Sano22MLB3b2-5200021.0001.000.40---802.51.2Fielding by Day
1BChris Herrmann27MLBc2-4310241.0002.001.00---454.41.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BBrian Dozier28MLB2b15715713833034568111767.9904.830.55---157100.096.9Fielding by Day
2BEduardo Escobar26MLBss1144881402221.0002.000.46---1278.76.8Fielding by Day
2BDoug Bernier35MLBss2-3030131.0001.501.00---450.01.2Fielding by Day
2BEduardo Nunez28MLBss119300031.0003.000.33---721.40.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BTrevor Plouffe29MLB3b14013812171012771132389.9722.700.31---15292.186.4Fielding by Day
3BEduardo Nunez28MLBss169987152024.9171.380.22---7222.29.9Fielding by Day
3BMiguel Sano22MLB3b997781500231.0002.560.30---8011.35.6Fielding by Day
3BEduardo Escobar26MLBss5541361110.9001.800.22---1273.93.1Fielding by Day
3BDoug Bernier35MLBss2110010011.0000.500.10---450.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSEduardo Escobar26MLBss717162793190444287.9863.990.45---12755.943.8Fielding by Day
SSDanny Santana24MLBss6665578921911647299.9464.290.49---9172.540.7Fielding by Day
SSEduardo Nunez28MLBss272320932710101031.0003.810.49---7237.516.7Fielding by Day
SSJorge Polanco21MLB2b-ss43283122217.8823.750.54---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFEddie Rosario23MLB2b86837421571253174.9711.970.23---12270.553.1Fielding by Day
LFShane Robinson30MLBrf-cf55323056831172.9861.290.23---8366.334.0Fielding by Day
LFEduardo Escobar26MLBss35272366041165.9851.830.27---12727.621.6Fielding by Day
LFOswaldo Arcia24MLBlf-rf15141072801029.9661.870.26---1978.99.3Fielding by Day
LFAaron Hicks25MLBcf4433900091.0002.250.27---974.12.5Fielding by Day
LFEduardo Nunez28MLBss321441106.8331.670.36---724.21.9Fielding by Day
LFJordan Schafer28MLBcf-rf1-5000000.000.00---273.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFAaron Hicks25MLBcf8887761223812232.9962.630.30---9790.754.3Fielding by Day
CFByron Buxton21MLBof44353271152001171.0002.660.36---4695.727.2Fielding by Day
CFJordan Schafer28MLBcf-rf26201825511057.9822.150.31---2796.316.0Fielding by Day
CFShane Robinson30MLBrf-cf151411737100381.0002.530.32---8318.19.3Fielding by Day
CFDanny Santana24MLBss5327800081.0001.600.30---915.53.1Fielding by Day
CFEddie Rosario23MLB2b432815000151.0003.750.54---1223.32.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFTorii Hunter39MLBrf1231211035231651242.9791.930.23---13988.575.9Fielding by Day
RFEddie Rosario23MLB2b34302654842154.9631.530.20---12227.921.0Fielding by Day
RFAaron Hicks25MLBcf1645412100131.0000.810.24---9716.59.9Fielding by Day
RFShane Robinson30MLBrf-cf12236610071.0000.580.19---8314.57.4Fielding by Day
RFOswaldo Arcia24MLBlf-rf4439900091.0002.250.23---1921.12.5Fielding by Day
RFChris Herrmann27MLBc2-2000000.000.00---454.41.2Fielding by Day
RFMax Kepler22MLBof-1b2110300031.0001.500.30---366.71.2Fielding by Day
RFDanny Santana24MLBss1--000000.000.00---911.10.6Fielding by Day
RFEduardo Escobar26MLBss1--000000.000.00---1270.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHMiguel Sano22MLB3b69--000000.000.00---8086.342.6Fielding by Day
DHKennys Vargas24MLB1b29--000000.000.00---5850.017.9Fielding by Day
DHJoe Mauer32MLBc20--000000.000.00---15812.712.3Fielding by Day
DHEduardo Nunez28MLBss16--000000.000.00---7222.29.9Fielding by Day
DHTorii Hunter39MLBrf14--000000.000.00---13910.18.6Fielding by Day
DHEduardo Escobar26MLBss8--000000.000.00---1276.34.9Fielding by Day
DHDanny Santana24MLBss5--000000.000.00---915.53.1Fielding by Day
DHShane Robinson30MLBrf-cf5--000000.000.00---836.03.1Fielding by Day
DHChris Herrmann27MLBc1--000000.000.00---452.20.6Fielding by Day

2015 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Neil AllenPitching Coach1958-01-24 57Kansas City,Kansas MLB1976-19901979-1989
1976-11- 253-NYN
P
Tom BrunanskyHitting Coach1960-08-20 54Covina,California MLB1978-19941981-1994
1978- 1-  14-CAL
OF
Butch DavisFirst Base Coach1958-06-19 57Williamston,North Carolina MLB1978-19941983-1994
1980-12- 302-KCA
OF
Marty EspositoScout -- --   SCOUT
Gene GlynnThird Base Coach1956-09-22 58Waseca,Minnesota AAA1979-1985-   IF
Eddie GuardadoBullpen Coach1970-10-02 44Stockton,California MLB1990-20091993-2009
1990-21- 570-MIN
P
Rudy HernandezAssistant Hitting Coach1968-04-09 47Maracay,Venezuela AA1987-1991-   2B
Jose MarzanLatin America Coordinator1965-11-05 49San Juan,Puerto Rico AA1985-1991-
1987-16- 399-MIN
IF-OF
Paul MolitorManager1956-08-22 58St. Paul,Minnesota MLB1975-19981978-1998
1977- 1-   3-MIL
3B-2B
Howard NorsetterInternational Scouting Coordinator -Madison,Wisconsin --   SCOUT
Eric RasmussenMinor League Pitching Coordinator1952-03-22 63Racine,Wisconsin MLB1971-19871975-1983
1973-32- 676-SLN
P
Terry RyanGeneral Manager1953-10-26 61Janesville,Wisconsin --
1972-35- 725-MIN
P
Joe VavraBench Coach1959-11-16 55Chippewa Falls,Wisconsin AAA1982-1986-
1982- 8- 203-LAN
SS