Tim Raines Essentials
Bats: Both • Throws: Right
5-8, 160lb (173cm, 72kg)
Born: September 16, 1959 (Age: 60-132d) in Sanford, FL
Draft: Drafted by the Montreal Expos in the 5th round of the 1977 MLB June Amateur Draft from Seminole HS (Sanford, FL).
High School: Seminole HS (Sanford, FL)
Debut: September 11, 1979
vs. CHC 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Last Game: September 29, 2002
vs. PHI 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2017. (Voted by BBWAA on 380/442 ballots)
View Tim Raines’s Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Full Name: Timothy Raines
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Tim Raines Baseball Reference Page
Notable Events and Chronology for Tim Raines Career
Hoping to pick it up where his success started, 41 year-old outfielder Tim Raines agrees to a minor league contract with the Expos, the team he played for as a rookie in 1979. After retiring in Yankee camp during spring training with a .295 career batting average, he failed to make this year’s U.S. Olympic team.