View Full Version : Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

06-16-2010, 07:32 PM

Reporting from Boston The most curious figure to emerge in the Dodgers' drama answers the door with a kindly smile and a hearty handshake. He motions toward the living room, where his wife has put out a spread of chocolate and fruit, coffee and tea.

Vladimir Shpunt, 71, lived most of his life in Russia. He has three degrees in physics and a letter of reference from a Nobel Prize winner.

He knows next to nothing about baseball.

Yet the Dodgers hired him to...

06-16-2010, 09:40 PM
Heard about this last night on the broadcast. Seriously? I mean really.


06-16-2010, 10:11 PM
The Reds could have used some of those vibes. What's Pedro Borbon doing lately?

06-16-2010, 10:20 PM
Like they needed a Psychic to know that DePosdesta sucks? Any why couldn't Shpunt see that Andruw Jones and Jason Schmidt would be busts?

The Operator
06-16-2010, 10:21 PM
I think the Dodgers tapped into The Reds Annual Summer Swoon TM more than anything else tonight.