Yankees' acquisition of Raines helps kick-start dynasty
What they also received, however, was a kick-start to a dynasty.
When he retired following the 2002 season, Raines had totaled 2,605 hits, 808 stolen bases and a .294 batting average.
He was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2017.
Craig Muder is the director of communications for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum