Dodgers reliever puts difficult episode behind him

Updated: February 24, 2007, 5:14 PM ET
Associated Press

VERO BEACH, Fla. -- The scar extends a few inches down the inside of Joe Beimel's left pinky, to the top of his hand. The blemish will be there forever, as will the memory of how it happened.

"I'm over it as far as feeling guilty about it and stuff like that. You've got to move on," Beimel said at the Los Angeles Dodgers' spring training facility. "As far as how it changed my life, I'll never put it behind me. It turned out to be one of the best things that ever happened to me."

That ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?