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Cambridge
08-20-2007, 07:10 AM
Baseball Prospectus has a Q&A with Tim Raines. It includes some interesting White Sox tidbits.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=6604

hose
08-20-2007, 07:59 AM
excellent article!

TDog
08-20-2007, 12:15 PM
Frank Thomas didn't Raines running when he was at the plate with a 3-2 count and the two outs?

SBSoxFan
08-20-2007, 12:16 PM
Frank Thomas didn't Raines running when he was at the plate with a 3-2 count and the two outs?

I've heard that Frank didn't like anyone running when he was batting because he found it distracting.

TDog
08-20-2007, 12:21 PM
I've heard that Frank didn't like anyone running when he was batting because he found it distracting.

I understand that, but on a 3-2 count with two outs, it sounds absurd that the hitter would complain. I could hear the announcer saying, "And Raines will be off with the pitch," and then trying to explain why Raines wasn't running.

SBSoxFan
08-20-2007, 12:25 PM
I understand that, but on a 3-2 count with two outs, it sounds absurd that the hitter would complain. I could hear the announcer saying, "And Raines will be off with the pitch," and then trying to explain why Raines wasn't running.

Hawk would probably blame it on Raines --- brain cramp! Anway, I guess Frank could be a little selfish at times. :redface: