Once rated as the top overall prospect in all of baseball, the projections for Minnesota Twins Outfielder Byron Buxton have always been high. Unfortunately, due to multiple injuries he hasn’t been able to live up to those expectations. But after an explosive start to the 2021 season, it looks like things may be turning around for second overall pick from the 2012 MLB Draft. Through the first 21 games, Buxton has a ridiculous .392 batting average to go with eight home runs and an MLB-leading .810 slugging percentage. Buxton has almost 3,700 cards in the Beckett Online Price Guide, many…

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Sam Zimmer

A University of Oregon grad and Oklahoma native, Sam is a diehard baseball fan who has been lucky enough to attend games at 25 current MLB stadiums, all alongside his dad. He collects mainly baseball cards but also dabbles in SGA bobbleheads and poker chips from various casinos. His collections revolve around the San Francisco Giants, the New York Giants, his Oregon Ducks and any of his fellow Oklahomans. You can reach him by email and on Twitter.

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