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Jerome Martin Koosman (born December 23, 1942 in Appleton, MN) is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a pitcher for the New York Mets, Minnesota Twins, Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies between 1967 and 1985. He is best known for being a member of the Miracle Mets team that won the 1969 World Series.

Welcome to Swift County!

Enterprising by nature– that’s a term you’ll likely use to describe those living here.  You’ll love our fun-filled summers, delighted with our Ag festivals, roused by our nightlife, inspired by fertile ground and farm scapes, soothed by the ripple of flowing waters in our rivers and lakes, and exhilarated from biking the rolling hills of the Glacial Ridge Trail.