Twins close to signing No. 1 draft pick Byron Buxton

Byron Buxton, the No. 2 pick in the draft, is close to signing with the Twins, according to his agent. Buxton is expected to arrive in Minnesota on Monday and take a physical Tuesday.
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Byron Buxton, the No. 2 pick in the draft, is close to signing with the Twins, according to his agent. Buxton is expected to arrive in Minnesota on Monday and take a physical Tuesday.

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