Buxton reinstated from injured list, Garver back to IL
Byron Buxton is back with the Twins.
The team officially reinstated Buxton from the injured list on Friday. He’s missed the past 55 games with a left hand fracture.
In 27 games this season, Buxton has hit .369 with 10 home runs, 11 doubles, 19 RBI and a 1.176 OPS.
In a corresponding move, the team placed catcher Mitch Garver on the 10-day Injured List with lower back tightness.
Garver has played 61 games for the Twins this season, hitting .242 with 13 homers and 29 RBI.