Found October 18, 2012 on ChadMoriyama.com:
The Dodgers have hired Gerry Hunsicker as the Senior Advisor of Baseball Operations, according to an official release from the team. LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today hired Gerry Hunsicker as Senior Advisor, Baseball Operations. Dodger General Manager Ned Colletti made the announcement. “Gerry brings a wealth of senior level experience and knowledge that will assist baseball operations at all levels,” said Colletti. Hunsicker will assist Colletti and President and CEO Stan Kasten with the Dodgers’ big league club while also lending his expertise to international scouting and development, pro scouting and minor league development. The 2013 season will be the Houston resident’s 35th in Major League Baseball. I had heard the rumors that he was available and that the Dodgers were in the lead for his services, but wow, it’s a surprise to me that they ended up landing him. Not sure why he was available, but if it was a major issue, I assume we would have heard about it, so jus...
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