Minnesota Twins Grooming, Nurturing Young Prospect Byron Buxton

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Minnesota Twins Grooming, Nurturing Young Prospect Byron Buxton
Courtesy of the AP

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Twenty years ago this June, the Minnesota Twins spent a first-round draft choice on a fleet center fielder from a small Southern town. The young man from Pine Bluff, Ark., was only 17 at the time, but Torii Hunter more than justified the selection during the nine seasons he spent on the Twins' big-league roster, from 1999-2007.

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