Found October 06, 2011 on Astros Daily:
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Houston Astros Jordan Schafer Arrested for Marijuana Possession

Houston Astros centerfielder Jordan Schafer hit .245 with one home run and six RBI this past season. So he didn’t really make a lot news for his on the field exploits this past season. But he did get some media attention while driving in Tampa last night. The Astros were smoked over and over again by their opponents this past summer. This is a story of an Astros player probably...

The Dugout: An Entire Big Thing Of Dope

The key words here are “and other devices”. Houston Astros’ outfielder Jordan Schafer has been arrested in Florida and charged with felony possession of marijuana. According to an arrest report from the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office, Schafer was arrested early Tuesday morning in Tampa after a traffic stop and was released on a $2,000 cash bond. It wasn’t clear...

Free Agent Stock Watch: Clint Barmes

Clint Barmes ranks eighth among all free agent position players in FanGraphs' wins above replacement for 2011, after Jimmy Rollins and Aramis Ramirez but before Michael Cuddyer and Marco Scutaro.  Not bad for a guy I considered a non-tender candidate a year ago. Barmes (pictured) ended up a bright spot for the Astros, mainly because he was able to play a capable shortstop...

The Cost of Moving from the NL to the AL

“The Astros sale so far has none of the drama that came with the Rangers last year.” That’s from an Associated Press story written in mid-May. Five months later, we have drama. According to the prospective buyer, Houston-based businessman Jim Crane, Major League Baseball is pressuring him to move the Astros from the National League Central to the American League West. Richard...

Astros Outfielder Arrested For Allegedly Smoking Weed In Front Of A Cop

In 30 games as the Houston Astros centerfielder this season, Jordan Schafer hit .245 with one home run and six RBI. In one night as the driver of a 2008 Land Rover in Tampa yesterday, Schafer hit one joint and kept additional marijuana "in a plastic container and in three peanut butter cups." More »

Astros outright Cedeno, King and Pendleton

The Astros outrighted three players off their 40-man roster on Wednesday: left-handed pitcher Xavier Cedeno and right-handed pitchers Blake King and Lance Pendleton. The team's 40-man roster now stands at 37.

Astros outright three pitchers off 40-man roster

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Crane may abandon Astros purchase if league nixes deal

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Former Astros announcer Cardenas back on Hall’s Frick Award ballot

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Astros OF arrested;Schafer found with marijuana, charged with felony count;

Astros outfielder Jordan Schafer was arrested early Tuesday morning by Tampa, Fla., police and charged with one count of felony possession of marijuana. Schafer was arrested in Tampa at 12:38 a.m. and booked more than an hour later. He was released at 5:15 a.m. on his own $2,000 bond. It is not the first off-field trouble for Schafer, who was suspended for use of human growth hormone...
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