Jim Raynor, a 1967 ECU alumnus, earned three letters in baseball in 1963, '64, and '66.
Following his freshman season where he recorded a 3-0 record on the mound, Raynor was named Most Outstanding Pitcher in 1964 with a 6-0 record, 2.27 ERA and 65 strikeouts and was named all-state.
Raynor missed the next season with an injury, but returned in 1966 in top form and went 8-2 with a 1.50 ERA and 92 strikeouts. After being named team MVP and all-state for the second time, Raynor was drafted in 1966 by the Los Angeles Dodgers. His last season as a professional came in 1972 when he played for the New York Yankees.