Beckwith in 1979
January 28, 1955 |
|Batted: Left||Threw: Right|
|July 21, 1979 for the Los Angeles Dodgers|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 30, 1986 for the Los Angeles Dodgers|
|Earned run average||3.54|
|Career highlights and awards|
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 and a member of the Dodgers who won the World Series in 1981.
His father, Bill, was a longtime ticket office manager at Auburn University.
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