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Joe Crede Room

Joe attended St Joseph elementary and Fatima high school and played baseball at Westphalia’s Fatima High School, a team he led to 3 district championships and two final four berths, 1995 and 1996 as a pitcher. Crede was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 5th round of the 1996 amateur draft and made his debut with the team in 2000. Joe was the third baseman for the White Sox when they won the World Series in 2005. That year, he hit 22 homeruns with 88 RBI’s. In 2006, he broke out with a career-high 30 home runs 92 RBI’s and a .283 average, winning the Silver Slugger Award at third base. He was named to the 2008 All-Star team.

He was inducted to the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in 2013.

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