Anderson, South Carolina
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|South Coast League|
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Desi Wilson (Games 1-53)
The Anderson Joes were a minor league baseball club at existed in 2007. The team was based in Anderson, South Carolina and was named after outfielder Shoeless Joe Jackson, who grew up in the local area. The team played as a member of the independent South Coast League.
The Joes began the season with Desi Wilson, a former first baseman with the San Francisco Giants, serving as the team's manager. However, midway through the season, he left the position of manager and was activated as a player. He was then traded to the South Georgia Peanuts where he served as a player-coach for the remainder of the season. Wilson was replace at the position by veteran minor league manager Kash Beauchamp.
(from Baseball Reference Bullpen)
- Adamson, Scott (March 22, 2007). "New Joes manager Wilson to meet the public". The Anderson Independent-Mail.
- Adamson, Scott (August 18, 2007). "Trading Desi Wilson another odd twist in the South Coast League". The Anderson Independent-Mail.
- "RedFish Happenings: GM Tricarico says, 'We will return for 2008'". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. August 28, 2007. Retrieved April 27, 2016.
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