Beattie served as the Montreal Expos general manager from 19952001. He was also the Baltimore Orioles general manager with Mike Flanagan from 20032005.
Jims daughter Sarah is a junior at CMC and it is a great privilege to host Sarahs father at the Athenaeum as part of Family Weekend festivities.
The following timeline provides a view of Beatties career path through professional sports and beyond:
Grew up in Maine
1976 - Graduated from Dartmouth College
1975 - Drafted and signed with NY Yankees. Played parts of two years (1978-79) in NY after time in minor leagues.
1978 As a rookie, pitched and won the first game of the American League Playoffs vs KC Royals. Pitched and won 5th game of World Series vs. LA Dodgers.
1980-1986 Traded to Seattle Mariners and played there through 1986 season.
1989 -Earned MBA from University of Washington.
1989-1995 - Minor League Director, Seattle Mariners Baseball Club
1995-2001 - General Manager, Montreal Expos Baseball Club
2002 Assistant to General Manager, Montreal Expos
2003-2005 Executive Vice President, Baltimore Orioles Baseball Club
Present Lives in Boston and works for Bernstein Global Wealth Management as Financial Advisor.