TheBaseballPage.com

When occured: 
Sat, 1917-12-29

The Philadelphia Phillies trade outfielder Dode Paskert, a seven-year veteran, to the Chicago Cubs for slugger Cy Williams. Williams will flourish in the Baker Bowl, and will hit 222 home runs for the Phillies over the next 13 years. Paskert will struggle in Chicago for three years.

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

This day in baseball history

June 30

  • 1995

    On June 30, 1995, Eddie Murray of the Cleveland Indians coll ...

  • 1986

    On June 30, 1986, the New York Yankees acquire journeyman ou ...

  • 1979

    On June 30, 1979, the fledgling Inter-American League folds ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

Roger Craig

P, Los Angeles Dodgers

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

Tony Gwynn

CF, San Diego Padres

Read Bio
Season Profile

1996 Boston Red Sox

Every year, the Red

Read Bio
Historical Figure

Minoru Murakami

 

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Ty Cobb

Detroit Tigers

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Candlestick

"I came, I saw, I

Read Bio
Tagged:
Chicago Cubs, Cy Williams, Dode Paskert, Philadelphia Phillies
Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: