Video: Byron Buxton shows off his arm to throw out Melky Cabrera at home plate


We saw Twins rookie center fielder Byron Buxton steal his first base in the majors on Sunday. Well, tonight he showed off his arm:

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That was a laser beam. Fortunately, we’re now in the Statcast era, so we have some specifics. According to Rhett Bollinger of, Buxton’s throw to home plate was clocked at 93.2 mph.