Sunday, January 17, 2010

What the Hell Is Wrong with Jose Offerman?

Offerman detained after slugging umpire (AP/

I think it's safe to say Jose Offerman has anger issues. After going all Juan Marichal on an independent league pitcher and catcher in 2007, Offerman, now a manager, has punched an umpire during a game in the Dominican Republic. Vin Scully Is My Homeboy has video of the "attack," which is pretty wimpy — but hey, a punch is a punch. Offerman makes Milton Bradley look like Barney the dinosaur. How does he keep getting jobs?

Earlier at SoSG: The Picture of Non Guilt

UPDATE: Offerman gets lifetime Dominican ban (


Greg Zakwin said...

He's real charming in interviews?

Delino DeShields, Sr said...

One moment after that picture, he turned into the (Grey) Hulk.

Brandon said...

I expected his punch to be thrown wide.