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  1. Twins release outfielder Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | MSNBC

    After a strong finish with the Twins last season, Schafer began this season as the team's center fielder, but he struggled to the tune of a .217/.250/.261 batting line over 74 plate appearances and went 0-for-3 in stolen base attempts prior to going on the disabled list with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. Surgery wasn't necessary, but he had yet to go out on a minor league rehab assignment.

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  2. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer (knee) placed on disabled listRead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    Twins outfielder Jordan Schafer will be placed on the 15-day disabled list before Saturday's game with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. Fellow outfielder Shane Robinson, who missed the past four games due to a family emergency, will be activated in time for the afternoon game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

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  3. Braves blow another late lead, Nats complete sweep with 5-4 winRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... Gomes , pinch-hitting against lefty Matt Grace. Gomes lifted a drive high to right field and Bryce Harper, in Jordan Schafer-esque fashion, had the ball drop behind him. Alberto Callaspo was able to flare a single behind first base after that and ...

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  4. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer happy for ex-Braves teammate Dan UgglaRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    Twins outfielder Jordan Schafer sent a text to former Atlanta Braves teammate Dan Uggla on Tuesday after the veteran second baseman beat his old team with a three-run homer in the ninth inning of 13-12 comeback win. It was the first series back in Atlanta for Uggla, now with the Washington Nationals, after he was cut loose last summer with $19 million left on his contract.

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  5. Tigers barely hold off Twins in 5-4 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... to Joe Mauer and a two-out RBI single to Kurt Suzuki, which cut the Tigers' lead to one in the eighth inning. Jordan Schafer led off the bottom of the ninth with a single to left off Joakim Soria and went to second a sac bunt by Danny Santana. Brian ...

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  6. Atlanta Braves Relief Pitcher Arodys Vizcaino Suspended 80 Games For PEDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... or illegal drugs is ridiculous. Two Braves had previously made the list with Ricardo Rodriguez in 2005 and Jordan Schafer in 2008. "We're obviously very disappointed in what's transpired," President of Baseball Operations John Hart said. Hopefully ...

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  7. Twins Blog: 8 Things To WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... outfield, that could be an issue. Center field is a complete question mark. It won't be a strict platoon of Jordan Schafer and newcomer Shane Robinson, but they'll both get time patrolling the largest part of Target Field. The Twins were hoping that ...

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  8. Braves reliever Vizcaino receives 80-game suspension for PEDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... he'll miss time after becoming the Braves' highest-profile PED drug suspension since former outfield prospect Jordan Schafer was suspended 50 games in 2008 while in Double-A. Unlike Schafer, who never actually tested positive and denied using PEDs, ...

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  9. Opening Day roster takes shape as Twins choose veterans over upsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | AaronGleeman.com

    Some were expected and some were unexpected, but all of the Twins' slew of roster moves skew toward veteran mediocrity. Jordan Schafer is the starting center fielder and Shane Robinson is his backup, with both Aaron Hicks and Eddie Rosario sent to Triple-A.

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  10. Final Predictions for MLB's Most Hotly Contested Spring Position BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Nelson Trout. Will the honor go to Aaron Hicks, a once-touted player who hasn't lived up to his potential? Or Jordan Schafer, a once-touted player who hasn't lived up to his potential? Hicks got the Opening Day nod in 2013 and 2014, but wound up ...

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  11. Mauer, Escobar lead Twins over OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | The News Journal

    Mauer, Escobar lead Twins over Orioles A roundup of news and scores from Major League Baseball Sunday Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1GhyktE Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer follows through on a double to right fieldthat scored Jordan Schafer off a pitch from Baltimore Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez in the first inning of a spring training game in Fort Myers Fla., Sunday. Yet the Minnesota Twins shortstop showed again Sunday in a 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles that he has surprising pop for his size.

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  12. Minnesota Twins: Taking a look at Spring Training position battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... only one home run in 69 games. Hicks has found some surprising competition for the center field position in Jordan Schafer. Schafer was claimed off waivers from the Atlanta Braves in August and ended up hitting .285 in 41 games with the Twins. He ...

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  13. Twins with options remaining in 2015Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    ... without a backup center fielder. The Twins lucked out in this regard, as Danny Santana , Sam Fuld , and Jordan Schafer all played baseball at an order of magnitude better than could reasonably be expected, but it's a classic example of the divide ...

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  14. Twinsights: Twins settle with Jordan Schafer, still working on Brian DuensingRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | TwinCities

    The Twins avoided arbitration with reserve outfielder Jordan Schafer on Friday, announcing a salary agreement at $1.55 million for 2015. That figure represents the midpoint between Schafer's request and the Twins' offer with arbitration hearings scheduled to begin on Feb. 2. Schafer, 28, hit .285 with a .345 on-base percentage in 147 plate appearances for the Twins last season after being claimed off waivers from the Atlanta Braves in early August.

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  15. Jordan Schafer, Twins Reach $1.55 Million, 1-Year DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Twins and outfielder Jordan Schafer have agreed on a $1.55 million, a one-year contract that avoided arbitration. The deal was reached Friday, giving the Twins ...

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  16. Twins avoid arbitration with SchaferRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Minnesota Twins avoided arbitration with outfielder Jordan Schafer on Friday by agreeing to terms on a one-year contract for $1.55 million. Schafer hit .285 with one homer and 13 RBI in 41 games with the Twins last season after being selected off waivers from the Braves in August.

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  17. Twins reach $1.55 million, 1-year deal with Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | KARE-TV Minneapolis

    The Minnesota Twins and outfielder Jordan Schafer have agreed on a $1.55 million, a one-year contract that avoided arbitration. Twins reach $1.55 million, 1-year deal with Jordan Schafer The Minnesota Twins and outfielder Jordan Schafer have agreed on a $1.55 million, a one-year contract that avoided arbitration.

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  18. Twins, Schafer agree to terms on 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Minnesota Twins

    The Twins made a roster announcement on the first day of TwinsFest on Friday, as they agreed to terms with outfielder Jordan Schafer on a one-year deal worth $1.55 million to avoid arbitration. After the Twins couldn't come to an agreement with Schafer before the Jan. 16 deadline, Schafer filed for $1.7 million and the Twins offered $1.2 million.

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  19. Outfielder Jordan Schafer and Twins agree to $1.55 million, 1-year deal to avoid arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Minnesota Twins and outfielder Jordan Schafer have agreed on a $1.55 million, a one-year contract that avoided arbitration. The deal was reached Friday, giving the Twins contracts with five of their six arbitration-eligible players.

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  20. Twins avoid arbitration with Trevor Plouffe, three othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... However, the Twins were unable to reach agreement with lefty reliever Brian Duensing and reserve outfielder Jordan Schafer. Figures were exchanged Friday in advance of a hearing process that begins Feb. 1. Duensing, who made $2 million in 2014 while ...

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