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    Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

    http://articles.latimes.com/2010/jun...ychic-20100610

    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...
    This is the Cal Ripkin Jr. of typos.

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    Re: Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

    Heard about this last night on the broadcast. Seriously? I mean really.

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    Re: Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

    The Reds could have used some of those vibes. What's Pedro Borbon doing lately?

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    Re: Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

    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?
    "Imagination is more important than knowledge." -- Albert Einstein

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    Re: Dodgers tap into 'V energy'

    I think the Dodgers tapped into The Reds Annual Summer Swoon TM more than anything else tonight.
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