Saturday, June 17, 2017
2017 Crosscutters Baseball Video - Third Year Manager Pat Borders
Born: Columbus, OH
Resides: Lake Wales, FL
Former catcher… 2017 marks his third season at the helm of Williamsport… With just 10 more victories, Borders will set the Crosscutters mark for most career wins by a manager... Last year he managed the team to a 39-36 record and a 2nd place finish in the Pinckney Division… Led the club to the Pinckney Division Championship and a league best record of 46-30 in 2015… Played 17 years in the major leagues for nine teams… Finished his career with a .288 batting average and 69 home runs…
Defensively, threw out 31.4% of runners attempting to steal over his career and led all American League catchers in assists three straight years (1992-94)… Was a member of the 1992 and 1993 World Series champion Blue Jays and was named MVP of the 1992 World Series… Played in five MLB postseasons... Also played for Team USA in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, winning a Gold Medal.