The Atlanta Braves release former 30-game winner Denny McLain, ending his career at the age of 28. In 1972, the Braves had acquired McLain from the Oakland A’s in a straight-up swap for first baseman Orlando Cepeda. McLain won the American League’s Cy Young Award in 1968 and 1969.
More From Around the Web
On June 30, 1995, Eddie Murray of the Cleveland Indians coll ...
On June 30, 1986, the New York Yankees acquire journeyman ou ...
On June 30, 1979, the fledgling Inter-American League folds ...