STATISTICALLY SPEAKING

 

With his extraordinary speed, Byron Buxton might be able to challenge a few Twins records, despite a June call-up and slow start. Here are some milestones to watch:

 

Most triples by a Twins rookie

John Castino, 1979 8

Danny Santana, 2014 7

Denard Span, 2008 7

Rod Carew, 1967 7

Bernie Allen, 1962 7

 

Most stolen bases by a Twins rookie

Chuck Knoblauch, 1991 25

Danny Santana, 2014 20

Marty Cordova, 1995 20

Denard Span, 2008 18

Chad Allen, 1999 14

Kirby Puckett, 1984 14

 

Most inside-the-park HRs over a Twins career

Tony Oliva 3

Greg Gagne 3

Steve Lombardozzi 2

Jimmie Hall 2

Rich Rollins 2