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Joe Beckwith

MLB Player information
NameJoe Beckwith
PositionPitcher
BatsLeft
ThrowsRight
MLB debutJuly 21, 1979 for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Last MLB appearanceSeptember 30, 1986 for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Career statistics
Win-Loss18-19
Earned run average3.54
Strikeouts319
Teams
*Los Angeles Dodgers (1979-1983) *Kansas City Royals (1984-1985) *Los Angeles Dodgers (1986)

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Thomas Joseph Beckwith (b. January 28, 1955 in Opelika, Alabama) is a retired Major League Baseball pitcher.

Beckwith grew up in Auburn, Alabama, where he played for Auburn High School and Auburn University. In the Majors, Beckwith played for two teams in his career: the Los Angeles Dodgers (1979-1983, 1986) and Kansas City Royals (1984-1985). Beckwith made his Major League Baseball debut on July 21, 1979, and played his final game on September 30, 1986.

Beckwith was a member of the Royals team that won the World Series in 1985.

His father, Bill, was a longtime ticket office manager at Auburn University.




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