Notable trades 1972

Oakland Athletics acquire Date Atlanta Braves acquire
Orlando Cepeda
June 29, 1972
Denny McLain
Atlanta Braves acquire Date Philadelphia Phillies acquire
Andre Thornton
Joe Hoerner
June 15, 1972
Gary Neibauer
Jim Nash
San Francisco Giants acquire Date New York Mets acquire
$50K cash
Charlie Williams
May 11, 1972
Willie Mays
Houston Astros acquire Date St-Louis Cardinals acquire
Jerry Reuss
April 15, 1972
Lance Clemons
Scipio Spinks
Montreal Expos acquire Date New York Mets acquire
Ken Singleton
Mike Jorgensen
Tim Foli
April 5, 1972
Rusty Staub
Boston Red Sox acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Danny Cater
Player to be named later (Mario Guerrero)
March 22, 1972
Sparky Lyle
Oakland Athletics acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Denny McLain
March 4, 1972
Don Stanhouse
Jim Panther
St-Louis Cardinals acquire Date Philadelphia Phillies acquire
Rick Wise
February 25, 1972
Steve Carlton
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date New York Mets acquire
Don Rose
Frank Estrada
Leroy Stanton
Nolan Ryan
December 10, 1971
Jim Sr. Fregosi
Cleveland Indians acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Del Unser
Denny Riddleberger
Gary Jones
Terry Ley
December 2, 1971
Ken Suarez
Mike Paul
Rich Hand
Roy Foster
Los Angeles Dodgers acquire Date Baltimore Orioles acquire
Frank Robinson
Pete Richert
December 2, 1971
Bob O'Brien
Doyle Alexander
Royle Stillman
Sergio Robles
Los Angeles Dodgers acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Steve Huntz
Tommy John
December 2, 1971
Richie Dick Allen
San Francisco Giants acquire Date Cleveland Indians acquire
Sam McDowell
November 29, 1971
Frank Duffy
Gaylord Perry
Houston Astros acquire Date Cincinnati Reds acquire
Jimmy Stewart
Lee May
Tommy Helms
November 29, 1971
Cesar Geronimo
Denis Menke
Ed Armbrister
Jack Billingham
Joe L. Morgan
St-Louis Cardinals acquire Date New York Mets acquire
Art Shamsky
Charlie Hudson
Jim Bibby
Rich Folkers
October 18, 1971
Chuck Taylor
Harry Parker
Jim Beauchamp
Tom Coulter
Milwaukee Brewers acquire Date Boston Red Sox acquire
Billy Conigliaro
Don Pavletich
George Scott
Jim Lonborg
Joe LaHoud
Ken Brett
October 11, 1971
Lew Krausse
Marty Pattin
Pat Skrable
Tommy Harper
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date Cleveland Indians acquire
Alan Foster
Frank Baker
Vada Pinson
October 5, 1971
Alex Johnson
Jerry Moses