Jordan Schafer RUMORS & NEWS

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Joel Sherman reports exact figure for Schafer is $1.09M. (He made $512,500 in 2013)

  • Schafer to be activated Saturday, Constanza optioned

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves will activate outfielder Jordan Schafer from the disabled list before Saturday’s game and catcher Gerald Laird probably won’t be far behind. Laird recovering from a kidney-stone removal procedure and Schafer who’s missed a month for a stress fracture near his right ankle each played..." August 10

  • Outfielders B. Upton and Schafer progressing

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Both B.J. Upton and Jordan Schafer took key steps in their recoveries from injury Friday with some running on the field before batting practice. Upton did his first sprinting and cutting to test his right adductor (groin) muscle and came away pleased. Schafer did his first jogging on his right..." July 27

  • Braves place Schafer on 15-day DL, call up Terdoslavich

    Fox Sports South "After fouling a ball off his right ankle in Kansas City, Jordan Schafer has not been able to return to full speed. The Braves are hoping some time on the 15-day disabled list will help the young, resurgent outfielder return to form. The franchise placed the 26-year-old on the DL with a right..." July 04

  • Schafer, Gattis and Francisco fuel Braves’ win over Marlins

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "After Jordan Schafer used his bunting ability and speed to score the first run of a six-run Braves inning, Evan Gattis and Juan Francisco used sheer brawn to drive in the next five. Gattis lined a three-run homer into the pool of a nightclub beyond left field, and Francisco hit a mammoth..." April 11

  • Braves send Pastornicky, Constanza to minors; Schafer’s on team

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves optioned outfielder Jose Constanza and infielder Tyler Pastornicky to Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, making official what had been apparent for weeks: outfielder Jordan Schafer and utility infielder Ramiro Pena will be on the opening day roster. Reliever David Carpenter was also..." March 27

  • Jordan Schafer makes Braves’ opening roster

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves optioned outfielder Jose Constanza and infielder Tyler Pastornicky to Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, making official what seemed likely for weeks: Jordan Schafer and Ramiro Pena will be on the opening-day roster. Reliever David Carpenter was also optioned to Gwinnett, leaving 31 on..." March 27

  • Why Schafer? Why do pitchers lose velocity?

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Shortly after the Braves claimed Jordan Schafer off waivers from the sad-sack Astros on Nov. 1, he did something that gave Atlanta officials reason to believe he understood the position he was in and that he was willing to do something to improve it. It was a gesture that showed Schafer fully..." March 20

  • Schafer strengthens bid for Braves bench

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves outfielder Jordan Schafer had his best game of the spring Tuesday night against the Yankees, displaying the skills that make him a candidate for a bench job on Atlanta’s Opening Day roster. He had a double, two walks and a stolen base in the Braves’ 2-0 win at George Steinbrenner..." March 06