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Chesapeake the Dolphin picks ...
January 12th, 2011 7:29PM

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[MLS SUPERDRAFT] Talking a page from the book of Paul the Octopus, Chesapeake the Dolphin was called into action on Wednesday afternoon at Baltimore's National Aquarium to select the top pick in Thursday's MLS SuperDraft. Chesapeake the Dolphin's selection was ...

Six SuperDraft prospects kicked balls into the aquarium, and the dolphin retrieved the ball with the name "Soares" for University of California defender A.J. Soares.

While expected to go high in the SuperDraft, Soares is not considered a candidate to be the No. 1 pick.

Paul the Octopus, who lived in a tank at the Sea Life Center in Oberhausen, Germany, correctly picked the winner of seven games at the 2010 World Cup, including the final.

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