Tim "Rock" Raines played American Legion Baseball for coach Robert Lundquist and Sanford (Fla.) Post 53 before a stellar professional career. A seven-time All-Star and former NL batting champion, Raines played in the major leagues for four decades (1979-2002). Raines won two World Series as a player with the New York Yankees and a third as first base coach for the Chicago White Sox. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2017.
His son, Tim Jr., was a member of the 1997 American Legion World Series champions from Sanford Post 53 on his way to his own MLB career.