Fred Beebe

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Frederick Leonard Beebe

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Biographical Information[edit]

Fred Beebe played for the University of Illinois in 1902 and 1903, where he studied electrical engineering, before pitching 7 years in the major leagues. Sadly, he was traded in the middle of his rookie season by the Chicago Cubs in 1906, while the Cubs went on to become one of the top teams of all time, with 116 victories. Beebe was 6-1 at the time of his trade.

He umpired one National League game in 1907.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • NL Strikeouts Leader (1906)
  • 15 Wins Seasons: 2 (1906 & 1909)
  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 4 (1906, 1907, 1909 & 1910)

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