Notable trades 1997

Seattle Mariners acquire Date Boston Red Sox acquire
Heathcliff Slocumb
July 31, 1997
Derek Lowe
Jason Varitek
Oakland Athletics acquire Date St-Louis Cardinals acquire
Blake Stein
Eric Ludwick
T.J. Mathews
July 31, 1997
Mark McGwire
Toronto Blue Jays acquire Date Seattle Mariners acquire
Jose Jr. Cruz
July 31, 1997
Mike Timlin
Paul Spoljaric
San Francisco Giants acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Danny Darwin
Roberto Hernandez
Wilson Alvarez
July 31, 1997
Bob Howry
Brian Manning
Keith Foulke
Ken Vining
Lorenzo Barcelo
Mike Caruso
San Diego Padres acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
$3M cash
Rafael Medina
Ruben Rivera
April 22, 1997
Hideki Irabu
Gordon Amerson
Homer Bush
Montreal Expos acquire Date Miami Marlins acquire
Dustin Hermanson
Joe Orsulak
March 26, 1997
Cliff Floyd
Atlanta Braves acquire Date Cleveland Indians acquire
Alan Embree
Kenny Lofton
March 25, 1997
Dave Justice
Marquis Grissom
Houston Astros acquire Date Detroit Tigers acquire
Brad Ausmus
C.J. Nitwowski
Daryle Ward
Jose Lima
Trever Miller
December 10, 1996
cash
Brian L. Hunter
Doug Brocial
Orlando Miller
Todd Jones
Toronto Blue Jays acquire Date Pittsburgh Pirates acquire
Carlos Garcia
Dan Plesac
Orlando Merced
November 14, 1996
Brandon Cromer
Jose Pett
Jose Silva
Players to be named later (Mike Halperin Abraham O. Nunez and Craig Wilson)
San Francisco Giants acquire Date Cleveland Indians acquire
Jeff Kent
Jose Vizcaino
Julian Tavarez
Player to be named later (Joe Roa)
November 13, 1996
Matt Williams
Player to be named later (Trenidad Hubbard)