Here is an interesting article about famous retired Major League players and their sons who are now playing in the independent minor professional leagues:
The article has quotes from:
- Tim Raines, Jr. who is playing for his father on the Newark Bears (Can-Am League)
- Todd Gossage whose father is Rich “Goose” Gossage
- Jeff Nettles whose father is Graig Nettles
Some of the stories told in the article are entertaining, especially about the fathers’ fellow teammates who interacted with the sons.
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