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Sunday Twins: Byron Buxton is fast

Some Twins links to start your Sunday.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Minnesota Twins
My name is Byron Buxton, and I’m the fastest man alive...
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  • Zack Granite is a hot topic (not the clothing store, that would be strange) lately. He was so excited to be called up that he beat Paul Molitor to his office.
  • Miguel Sano is slated to be the 5th seed in the home run derby. Nate Palmer over at Puckett’s Pond looks at why he might have an edge over Mike “Moose Tacos” Moustakis. Be sure to vote in the poll below for who you think is gonna win. If you think someone else is going to win, leave a comment, but understand that these are the only participants, so...
  • Byron Buxton doesn’t hit home runs that often, but if there was a “speed” derby he’d have a good shot at winning that. MLB should get on that, and by the way, here’s a relevant article from Parker Hageman on the speed of Byron.

Song of the day:

I play this song in my car all the time. I imagine this would go nicely over a montage of Byron Buxton highlights.

Poll

Who will win the 2017 MLB Home Run Derby?

This poll is closed

  • 13%
    Giancarlo Stanton
    (49 votes)
  • 16%
    Aaron Judge
    (60 votes)
  • 2%
    Cody Bellinger
    (9 votes)
  • 1%
    Mike Moustakas
    (5 votes)
  • 63%
    Miguel Sano
    (233 votes)
  • 2%
    Charlie Blackmon
    (8 votes)
  • 0%
    Justin Bour
    (1 vote)
  • 0%
    Gary Sanchez
    (1 vote)
366 votes total Vote Now