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Joel Patrick Skinner
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 204 lb.
- School San Diego Mesa College
- High School Mission Bay Senior High School
- Debut June 12, 1983
- Final Game September 22, 1991
- Born February 21, 1961 in La Jolla, CA USA
 Biographical Information
Joel Skinner is the son of Bob Skinner. He and his father are one of only two pairs of fathers and sons who both were big league managers. The other pair is George Sisler and son Dick Sisler. Steve Carlton played with both Bob and Joel Skinner.
After his stint as Cleveland Indians interim skipper in 2002, he returned to his previous position as an Indians coach.
|Cleveland Indians Manager
 Year-By-Year Managerial Record
|1995||Watertown Indians||New York-Penn League||46-27||3rd||Cleveland Indians||League Champs|
|1996||Columbus Red Stixx||South Atlantic League||79-63||4th||Cleveland Indians||Lost in 2nd round|
|1997||Kinston Indians||Carolina League||87-53||1st||Cleveland Indians||Lost League Finals|
|1998||Akron Aeros||Eastern League||81-60||3rd||Cleveland Indians||Lost in 1st round|
|1999||Akron Aeros||Eastern League||69-71||7th||Cleveland Indians|
|2000||Buffalo Bisons||International League||86-59||1st||Cleveland Indians||Lost in 1st round|
|2002||Cleveland Indians||American League||35-41||3rd||Cleveland Indians||replaced Charlie Manuel (39-47) on July 11|
|2010||Akron Aeros||Eastern League||71-71||7th||Cleveland Indians|
|2012||Charlotte Knights||International League||83-61||3rd||Chicago White Sox||Lost League Finals|
|2013||Charlotte Knights||International League||Chicago White Sox|