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  1. Did the Braves Just Get the Next Billy Hamilton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Tomahawk Take

    ... the pack in 2014 for stolen bases (95), although most of those were generated from Jason Heyward (20 gone), Jordan Schafer (15, gone), and Emilio Bonifacio (12, gone). Of the current roster, B.J. Upton matched Heyward's team high and no one else hit ...

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  2. Braves daily news digest 12/18: Are the Braves in on Jake Peavy?Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Talking Chop

    ... trade. To the DeLorean ! The youth movement of this team begins again this year with Tommy Hanson and Jordan Schafer. After them the prospective waves of talent should come with regularity. I'm not diluted into thinking we should keep every ...

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  3. Will Torii Hunter be the only major addition the Twins make this offseason?Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... first arbitration year. Oswald Arcia should stick in right and won't reach arbitration for two more years. Jordan Schafer was claimed on waivers from the Braves in July and hit well enough to get first crack at left next year. Aaron Hicks , provided ...

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  4. Twins face tender deadline with six playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Major League Baseball

    With six players eligible for arbitration, the Twins have several tough decisions to make before Tuesday's deadline for teams to tender contracts for the 2015 season. Third baseman Trevor Plouffe , left-handed reliever Brian Duensing and outfielder Jordan Schafer are eligible to file for arbitration for a second time, while left-hander Tommy Milone , right-handed reliever Casey Fien and infielder Eduardo Nunez are eligible for the first time.

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  5. Arbitration-eligible Twins: Tender or non-tender?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AaronGleeman.com

    ... He's had a solid, useful run with the Twins, but for $2.5 million Duensing is no longer really needed. a Jordan Schafer ($1.5 million projected salary): After claiming Fuld off the waiver wire and getting surprisingly good value for 53 games before ...

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  6. Trade Target: Michael SaundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    ... . According to their predictions, the recipient of the most playing time in left field in 2015 appears to be Jordan Schafer. Now, he did amaze after a waiver claim last season as he triple-slashed .285/.345/.362 with 15 steals, but if we included ...

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  7. 2015 Stock Market Report: Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    Three days after the Twins sold Sam Fuld back to the Athletics for far more than the nothing they spent to acquire him, Minnesota selected Jordan Schafer off of waivers from the Braves . The Twins were short on outfielders already, which could be seen by starting outfields that included bricks with legs and a center fielder who was an infielder, so finding a warm body that could A) legitimately be called an outfielder, and B) actually run and look natural doing it was pretty high on the priority list.

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  8. Ryan Doumit's terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Talking Chop

    ... Laird , and could also serve as the last resort as an outfielder behind the Uptons, Jason Heyward , and Jordan Schafer (RIP). Perhaps Doumit's 94 wRC+ in 2013, a decline from the previous year's 109 figure, could have been a sign that things were ...

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  9. Derek Jeter's final hit doubly interesting for Twins' Gene GlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... Braves in 2011, but he'll have a hard time ever topping the one he scored Thursday night. Twins outfielder Jordan Schafer suggested his hyperextended right elbow hadn't improved enough for him to do more than pinch run. He remains day to day 11 days ...

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  10. Elbow issue may limit Schafer to pinch-running roleRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Minnesota Twins

    Twins outfielder Jordan Schafer has been dealing with a nerve issue in his right elbow after hyperextending it and could be held out of the starting lineup for the rest of the season. Friday marked the fourth time in five games he began the game on the bench.

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  11. Postgame Twinsights: Jordan Schafer limited by hyperextended elbowRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... N.C., and Charlotte, N.C., as well as Baseball America and Courtside magazines. DETROIT - Twins outfielder Jordan Schafer has made just one start in the past four games, and now we know why. After Schafer again failed to leave the bench in ...

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  12. Grading the Twins: Options in the OutfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Twinkie Talk

    ... given his play this season, there is nothing but joy with how things turned out. A Minnesota snatched Jordan Schafer off of waivers after he was designated for assignment by the Atlanta Braves. Despite not being able to find playing time in Atlanta, ...

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  13. Why Frank Wren Was FiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... to the Nate McLouth trade, for instance, but recall that was an in-season emergency deal required because of Jordan Schafer 's injury. It appeared that we gave up a lot in 2010: Gorkys Hernandez (was expendable), Charlie Morton, and Jeff Locke . ...

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  14. Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | 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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  15. Twins' Jordan Shafer makes clean break with troubled pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | 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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  16. Twins Succeeding With Waiver ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | 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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  17. Twins Jordan Schafer, a Tale of Two SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | 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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  18. Gibson hopes to right ship against OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | 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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  19. Minnesota Twins: Jordan Schafer happy to be on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | 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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  20. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer 'absolutely thrilled' with his fast start for TwinsRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | TwinCities

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

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