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  1. Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    A few times each week last winter, Jordan Schafer would drive out to Starr's Mill High School in Fayetteville, Ga., and work with Scott Fletcher, assistant hitting coach for the Atlanta Braves. Trying to rebuild his career after an embarrassing fall from grace with the Houston Astros, Schafer was willing to take as many swings as it took to reclaim his potential.

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  2. Twins' Jordan Shafer makes clean break with troubled pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TwinCities

    A few times each week last winter, Jordan Schafer would drive out to Starr's Mill High School in Fayetteville, Ga., and work with Scott Fletcher, assistant hitting coach for the Atlanta Braves. Trying to rebuild his career after an embarrassing fall from grace with the Houston Astros, Schafer was willing to take as many swings as it took to reclaim his potential.

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  3. Twins Succeeding With Waiver ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Twinkie Town

    ... reliever for several years through his mid-30s. You know that I'm eventually going to bring up Sam Fuld and Jordan Schafer, but they were no Joel Peralta. There was no mystery as to why they lost their employment. For the Oakland Athletics, Fuld ...

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  4. Twins Jordan Schafer, a Tale of Two SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Twinkie Talk

    Aug 10, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Minnesota Twins left fielder Jordan Schafer safely steals second base in front of Oakland Athletics shortstop Eric Sogard at O.co Coliseum.

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  5. Gibson hopes to right ship against OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Minnesota Twins

    ... they learn from it and get better." Twins: Schafer sticks in lineup Since Minnesota claimed outfielder Jordan Schafer off waivers on Aug. 3, he's been a revelation for a struggling club. He added another hit on Friday, and his continued excellence ...

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  6. Minnesota Twins: Jordan Schafer happy to be on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | TwinCities

    Not only is his name on the lineup card virtually every day, but he's putting up the best numbers of his career.

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  7. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer 'absolutely thrilled' with his fast start for TwinsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | TwinCities

    The 2014 season will be Mike Berardino's second as Twins beat writer for the Pioneer Press.

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  8. Key X-Factors That Will Determine Atlanta Braves' Pennant Race FateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | BleacherReport

    ... as bad yet. Last year the Braves at least got some above-replacement level production in center field from Jordan Schafer, but he was not able to replicate that production this year. Schafer was cut loose by Atlanta, and his replacement, Emilio ...

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  9. Twins Series Preview: Time to right the shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Royals Review

    ... hit .326 in 2012. Eight of the nine hitters in the regular lineup have an OPS+ over 100 this year, and even Jordan Schafer has performed well since joining the Twins, hitting .303/.403/.415 since being picked up off waivers from the Braves . The ...

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  10. Series preview: Cleveland Indians at Minnesota TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... unloaded Josh Willingham to the Royals for Jason Adam. They also parted ways with Matt Guerrier and claimed Jordan Schafer off waivers from the Braves . The offense has been in transition with all the wheeling and dealing general manager Terry Ryan ...

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  11. Suzuki gets back-to-back duty against RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | Minnesota Twins

    ... So he just has to bring it up to here." MINNEAPOLIS -- The Twins want to see what they have in outfielder Jordan Schafer, who was claimed off waivers from the Braves on Aug. 3, so manager Ron Gardenhire said he'll continue to keep penciling him in ...

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  12. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer's bunting needs workRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... Fla., Augusta, Ga., Durham, N.C., and Charlotte, N.C., as well as Baseball America and Courtside magazines. Jordan Schafer's speed already has proven to be a weapon on the bases, where he has been caught just twice in 23 stolen-base attempts this ...

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  13. Milone ready for home debut in clash with KCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Minnesota Twins

    ... field before that because of a lack of depth at the position. But since Minnesota claimed center fielder Jordan Schafer off waivers from the Braves, that opened up an opportunity to play Santana more often at his natural position of shortstop. ...

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  14. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer wishes reeling Atlanta Braves no ill willRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... as Baseball America and Courtside magazines. OAKLAND, Calif. - When the Atlanta Braves designated outfielder Jordan Schafer for assignment on Aug. 1, they were coming off a three-game series sweep by the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. The ...

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  15. Correia set to take on Padres in Interleague matchupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Minnesota Twins

    ... is 2-6 this season but has a 2.36 ERA in 12 starts. Twins: Schafer officially joins Minnesota Outfielder Jordan Schafer, who was claimed on waivers by the Twins from the Braves on Sunday, officially joined the club on Tuesday at Target Field. ...

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  16. With newest acquisition, Twins get speed, Jordan Schafer gets fresh startRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | TwinCities

    Jordan Schafer steals second base in a July 11, 2014, Atlanta Braves game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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  17. Twins scramble to fill once-deep center field positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... using a natural shortstop in the position. Their latest example is their addition of former Braves outfielder Jordan Schafer, who was claimed off waivers Sunday. It's the second time this season the Twins claimed a center fielder off waivers to ...

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  18. Braves Daily News Digest: 8/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Talking Chop

    ... They never let you get in a groove." On Sunday, the Minnesota Twins picked up often-criticized outfielder Jordan Schafer from the Braves. Minnesota was thin at the center-field position, and Schafer is a cheap option to plug in there. In 63 games ...

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  19. Twins notes: Speedy outfielder Schafer added to roster from BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Jason Heyward, B.J. Upton and Justin Upton in Atlanta. His chances to play should be better with the Twins. Jordan Schafer is the latest veteran outfielder to land on the Twins roster, following last week's trade that sent Sam Fuld back to Oakland. ...

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  20. Paul Goldschmidt out for season with broken handRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | SFGate

    ... in 42 games for the Red Sox before being designated for assignment Friday. ... Minnesota claimed outfielder Jordan Schafer off waivers from Atlanta. He had hit .163 with two RBIs and 15 stolen bases for the Braves this season before being designated ...

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