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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

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

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

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 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

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

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

Former Major Leaguer, Elijah Dukes, arrested for trying to eat marijuana

Troubled former Major League outfielder Elijah Dukes was arrested early Thursday morning in the Tampa, Florida area after he tried to eat a bag of marijuana. Dukes' 2011 Chevrolet Camaro was pulled over for a traffic violation. According to the Tampa Bay Times:  Police said after the pulled Dukes over, they noticed a small bag of marijuana on his lap. He then tried to...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Nationals OF Elijah Dukes Arrested Again

Former Washington Nationals OF Elijah Dukes was arrested again on drug charges in Tampa early this morning, according to the Tampa Bay Times.  Dukes was also arrested in 2011 for physically assaulting his pregnant ex-girlfriend. Dukes was allegedly pulled over in his 2011 Chevy Camero for a traffic violation.  When police noticed a bag of marijuana on his lap, he tried to eat...
Via The Nats Blog
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

What is Sabermetrics? And Which Teams Use It?

It is a simple question. What is sabermetrics? Not the history of it, but what is it, right now? What is, in our nerdiest of lingoes, its derivative? Where is it pointing? What does it do? Last Tuesday I created no little stir when I listed the 2012 saber teams, delineating them according to their perceived embrace of modern sabermetrics. Today, I recognize I needed to take a step...
Via Fangraphs
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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