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Joe Beimel

Major League Baseball pitcher

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Joseph Ronald Beimel is an American professional baseball pitcher for the San Diego Padres organization. He played in Major League Baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Minnesota Twins, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Nationals, Seattle Mariners, and Colorado Rockies. Beimel was known for his exceptional slider pitch and high change which kept hitters guessing at the plate. He is also the only MLB player to ever wear the number 97.

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Allegany College of Maryland

Public community college in Cumberland, Maryland

Duquesne University

Catholic university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA