The Senior Statesman Of The Appy League

In his 23 seasons with the Elizabethton Twins, Ray Smith has become the Appalachian League's most decorated—and by far most seasoned—skipper. Smith has been named manager of the year six times. For perspective, Danville's Paul Runge is the Appalachian League's second-most experienced manager—totaling six years with the Braves.

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