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Jim Beattie
Born: July 4, 1954 (1954-07-04) (age 55)
Hampton, Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
April 25, 1978 for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
August 5, 1986 for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
Win-Loss     52-87
Earned run average     4.17
Strikeouts     660
Career highlights and awards

James Louis Beattie (born July 4, 1954 in Hampton, Virginia) is a former Major League Baseball player and executive who pitched in the major leagues from 19781986.

Beattie played college basketball at Dartmouth College. As a member of the New York Yankees, Beattie won Game 5 the 1978 World Series. On September 12, 1979, Boston's Carl Yastrzemski singled off Beattie for his 3,000th career hit. On September 27, 1983, Beattie hurled the first one-hitter in Mariners' history, beating the Kansas City Royals.

Beattie served as the Montreal Expos' general manager from 19952001. He was also the Baltimore Orioles general manager with Mike Flanagan from 20032005. Most recently he was a member of the 2008 50 year and older Masters Basketball Championship Team playing out of Baltimore, MD.

As of 2010, Beattie is serving as a professional scout in the Toronto Blue Jays organization.

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Preceded by
Kevin Malone
Montreal Expos General Manager
Succeeded by
Larry Beinfest


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