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When Jayson Werth's Great Dane peed on the Nats logo in the clubhouse

So Adam Kilgore and James Wagner of the Washington Post were artists in residence over at the Nationals page on Reddit on Wednesday, answering questions from readers and sharing stories that aren't fit for print. Kilgore shared perhaps the greatest behind the scenes Nationals clubhouse story we've heard since Elijah Dukes left town: That time when Jayson Werth's Great...
Via Nationals Enquirer
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Rays player Elijah Dukes arrested

Police say former Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Elijah Dukes has been arrested on a warrant related to previous drug charges. Tampa police say the 28-year-old Dukes was arrested Monday night. He's also been charged with an additional count of driving with a suspended license. Records show Dukes had failed to appear in court for charges related to a February 2012 arrest. That&...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Rays player arrested on warrant

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Police say former Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Elijah Dukes has been arrested on a warrant related to previous drug charges. Tampa police say the 28-year-old Dukes was arrested Monday night. He's also been charged with an additional count of driving with a suspended license. Records show Dukes had failed to appear in court for charges related to a February 2012...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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Ex-MLBer Elijah Dukes arrested

Former MLB outfielder Elijah Dukes was arrested on Monday after he reportedly failed to appear in court regarding several drug and traffic charges.

Via Bush League Chronicle
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Let's celebrate our favorite pot-smokin' athletes

 A recent ESPN article highlighted that as many as 40-60% of current and past Oregon Ducks football players have all smoked weed. As shocking (?) as is that someone would like to relax with bit of cannabis, we thought it would be fun to celebrate those athletes who smoked the gange, got caught but remain in the 4/20 Hall of Fame.  GuysGirl.com features various tools to help...
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April 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes Tries to Swallow a Bag of Weed, Gets Arrested

Elijah Dukes, former outfielder of the Tampa Bay Rays and Washington Nationals, was arrested on drug charges when police pulled him over and found him in possession of marijuana. Even better, Dukes tried to eat his special stash before the cops got to his window. D4L's crack research team was able to determine exactly what Dukes said to the officers that pulled him over. ...
Via Detroit4lyfe
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Former MLB player Dukes arrested in Florida

Troubled former Major League Baseball player Elijah Dukes has been arrested again, this time on drug charges.
Via ESPN
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Braun Finds Serenity Now

Here’s what I wrote for Ryan Braun back in December when I wrote my top 10 for 2012 fantasy baseball:  1. Ryan Braun – Would I be happy to take Pujols third?  Oh, hecksfire.  I’ll bludgeon snitches for Pujols third.  Still doesn’t mean Pujols is first.  I’m not ranking Braun number one to be different than every Tom, Dick and Berry.  Braun’s gonna be 28 and he...
Via Razzball
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former MLB player Dukes is arrested again in Fla.

Troubled former Major League Baseball player Elijah Dukes has been arrested again, this time on drug charges. Tampa police say the 27-year-old was arrested during a traffic stop early Thursday after officers noticed a small bag of marijuana on his lap. Authorities say he then tried to stick the drug in his mouth as if he were going to ingest it. They also noticed a marijuana cigarette...
Via Fox Sports
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former MLB player Dukes is arrested again in Fla.

Troubled former Major League Baseball player Elijah Dukes has been arrested again, this time on drug charges.
Via Miami Herald
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-OF Dukes arrested again, drug charges (AP)

Troubled former Major League Baseball player Elijah Dukes has been arrested again, this time on drug charges. Tampa police say the 27-year-old was arrested during a traffic stop early Thursday after officers noticed a small bag of marijuana on his lap. Authorities say he then tried to stick the drug in his mouth as if he were going to ingest it.
Via Yahoo! Sports
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former MLB player Dukes is arrested again in Fla.

Troubled former Major League Baseball player Elijah Dukes has been arrested again, this time on drug charges.
Via Seattle Times
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Elijah Dukes arrested in Florida

Former major league outfielder Elijah Dukes was arrested early Thursday after allegedly trying to swallow a small bag of marijuana, The Tampa Tribune reported. Dukes, 27, was pulled over in a routine traffic stop at 1 a.m. local time, according to the police report. Officers observed flakes of marijuana on Dukes' shirt and then noticed he was attempting to eat a small bag of...
Via Fox Sports
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Elijah Dukes arrested in Florida

Former major league outfielder Elijah Dukes was arrested early Thursday after allegedly trying to swallow a small bag of marijuana, The Tampa Tribune reported.
Via FOXSports.com
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes tries to eat a bag of pot during a traffic stop

It's always the guy staring at his biceps who ends up in trouble. Elijah Dukes being arrested yet again shouldn't really be a surprise to anybody, and if it is you might need to get out more. He's a stellar role model for the kids having been arrested about a dozen times for reasons stemming from domestic violence to drug possession. This one takes the funny route...
Via Lost My Way
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Troubled Former MLB Player Elijah Dukes’ Latest Arrest Gives Me An Excuse To Play The Opening Scene From ‘Super Troopers’

Elijah Dukes was a promising prospect for the Tampa Bay Rays, but he f*cked it all up with a litany of off the field issues. Then the Washington Nationals released him two years ago. Dukes found himself in a familiar place early this morning, he was arrested. Today’s arrest stemmed from marijuana possession and destroying evidence. The 27-year-old had remnants of marijuana on...
Via MentalityMagazine.com
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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SportsYour 2012 NCAA Tournament Primer (Awful Announcing)LaRon Landry Does Not Look Real Anymore (SportsGrid)Elijah Dukes Tried His Best, But Couldn't Swallow A Bag Of Weed Before Being Arrested (Deadspin)Here's What Shoes Some Of Your Favorite Players Will Be Wearing At The NBA All-Star Game (The Basketball Jones)Judging The 2012 Slam Dunk Contest Field (The No-Look Pass...
Via Sharapova's Thigh
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes tried to eat a bag of weed before being arrested

Here’s something that should not come as a surprise. Elijah Duke got arrested. The last time we saw him, he was being charged with aggravated assault for hitting his pregnant girlfriend.This trip to the pokey is on possession of marijuana charge and destroying evidence charges. The destroy evidence charge? Well, ol Elijah tried to eat the bag of weed before the cops could catch...
Via No Guts, No Glory
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Rays, Nationals outfielder Elijah Dukes arrested after trying to eat bag of pot

Former Tampa Bay Rays and Washington Nationals outfielder Elijah Dukes was arrested in Tampa after he tried to eat a plastic bag of marijuana and had a marijuana cigar tucked behind his ear, police said. The 27-year-old Dukes faces charges of marijuana possession, possession of drug paraphernalia, destroying evidence and driving with a canceled or suspended license.
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former MLB player Elijah Dukes gets arrested in Florida, tried to eat bag of weed

Just when you thought that you had heard it all in former athlete arrests, former Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Elijah Dukes recently got pulled over for a traffic violation in Florida. Dukes who had previously been arrested five times by police on other charges had a bag of weed in the car and decided the best way to hide was to eat it: Former Rays outfielder Elijah Dukes...
Via Outside the Boxscore
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Tampa Bay Rays OF arrested on drug charges

Former Tampa Bay Rays OF Elijah Dukes was arrested early this morning on drug charges. Dukes was pulled over in downtown Tampa shortly after 1am this morning according to the Tampa Bay Times. Dukes was booked into Hillsborough County jail after 3am and remains in jail this morning with bond set at $4,750.00 dollars. Police reports indicate that Dukes had a small plastic...
Via hardballchat.com
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes’ Story Remains Sad

Elijah Dukes has been arrested, again. This time for attempting to eat a bag of pot during a traffic stop in Tampa: Dukes [...] allegedly tried to eat a plastic bag of marijuana when police officers noticed it. The police report Dukes also had a marijuana cigarette behind his right ear. Dukes has been charged with tampering with physical evidence, possession of less than 20 grams...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes arrested after trying to eat a plastic bag of weed so police wouldn’t see

Welcome back, Elijah Dukes. We missed you. The 27-year-old former Nationals and Rays outfielder was arrested once again early Thursday morning, and he may have outdone himself this time. Dukes has been arrested five times in the past year on various charges such as driving with a suspended license and assaulting his pregnant ex-girlfriend. This time, Elijah was taken to the clink...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former major league Elijah Dukes arrested on drug charges

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Via SportingNews.com
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Elijah Dukes Arrested Again on Marijuana Charges, Police Say He Also Tried to Eat Bag of Pot

Former major leaguer Elijah Dukes is in trouble with the law once again. The former Tampa Bay Devil Rays outfielder was arrested on Thursday and charged with marijuana possession and destroying evidence after being pulled over in Tampa, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The police report states that officers saw flakes of marijuana on Dukes' shirt, and he eventually tried to...
Via NESN.com
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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