March 9, 1930|
St. Albans, West Virginia
|Died: January 28, 1978
|April 16, 1957, for the Cleveland Indians|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 26, 1958, for the Cleveland Indians|
|Runs batted in||16|
Lawrence Glenn Hope Raines (March 9, 1930 – January 28, 1978) was a Major League Baseball infielder who played for two seasons. He is reportedly one of the only people to play Minor League Baseball, Negro League baseball, Japanese Baseball, and Major League Baseball.
He played for the Cleveland Indians from 1957 to 1958, and played 103 career Major League games.
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- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
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