Originally Posted by Nellie_Fox
That name brings back some fond memories. Back before the Cell was built, when JR and the Sox were pitching a new stadium to be built out in suburban Addison, I had the opportunity to meet Jim Fregosi and Herm Schneider (an odd pair to draw to, but I digress) who came out to a local bar to show the artist's renditions of the proposed new digs. Talk turned to the upcoming season and Sox prospects, and Fregosi was raving about this kid. "This kid can PLAY", he said.