Independent Baseball Story – Father Versus Son

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Here is a fun independent minor league baseball story.  Tim Raines manages the Newark Bears of the Atlantic League.  His son, Tim Raines Jr., plays for the Somerset Patriots in the same league.  The son was having a hitting slump, so his dad offers him advice on how to correct it:

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