Notable trades 1980

Philadelphia Phillies acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Sparky Lyle
September 13, 1980
Player to be named later (Kevin Saucier)
Texas Rangers acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Ken Clay
Player to be named later (Marvin Thompson)
August 14, 1980
Gaylord Perry
Los Angeles Dodgers acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
cash
July 11, 1980
Charlie Hough
St-Louis Cardinals acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Jim Kaat
April 30, 1980
cash
Montreal Expos acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Chris W. Smith
LaRue Washington
March 31, 1980
Rusty Staub
San Diego Padres acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Willie Montanez
February 15, 1980
Gaylord Perry
Joe Carroll
Tucker Ashford
Cleveland Indians acquire Date Pittsburgh Pirates acquire
John Burden
Larry Littleton
December 21, 1979
Larry Andersen
St-Louis Cardinals acquire Date Cleveland Indians acquire
Bobby Bonds
December 7, 1979
Jerry Mumphrey
John Denny
Montreal Expos acquire Date Detroit Tigers acquire
Ron LeFlore
December 7, 1979
Dan Schatzeder
Atlanta Braves acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
$50K cash
Doyle Alexander
Larvell Banks
December 6, 1979
Adrian Devine
Pepe Frias
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date Kansas City Royals acquire
Al Cowens
Todd Cruz
Player to be named later (Craig Eaton)
December 6, 1979
Rance Mulliniks
Willie May Aikens
Toronto Blue Jays acquire Date Atlanta Braves acquire
Barry Bonnell
Joey McLaughlin
Pat Rockett
December 5, 1979
Chris Chambliss
Luis Gomez
Seattle Mariners acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Jerry Narron
Jim Beattie
Juan Beniquez
Rick Anderson
November 1, 1979
Ruppert Jones
Jim Lewis
Toronto Blue Jays acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Chris Chambliss
Damaso Garcia
Paul Mirabella
November 1, 1979
Rick Cerone
Ted Wilborn
Tom Underwood