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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.


Metro Area Convenience

Benson, MN is located at the crossroads of US Hwy 12, MN Hwy 9 & MN Hwy 29. Benson is located 40 miles south of I-94. Convenient proximity to…


City Transportation

Door-to-door transportation is provided to individuals within two miles of the city limits of Benson. Currently the Heartland Express operates three buses, all equipped with wheelchair lifts, that have a maximum capacity of 16 passengers.