1979 Trades

New York Mets acquire Date Pittsburgh Pirates acquire
cash
September 21, 1979
Dock Ellis
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Ralph Garr
September 20, 1979
cash
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Detroit Tigers acquire
Bruce Kimm
August 30, 1979
cash
Montreal Expos acquire Date New York Mets acquire
Dale Murray
August 30, 1979
cash
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date Seattle Mariners acquire
John Montague
August 29, 1979
Player to be named later (Jim L. Anderson)
New York Mets acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Ray Burris
August 20, 1979
cash
Seattle Mariners acquire Date New York Mets acquire
Wayne Twitchell
August 19, 1979
cash
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Boston Red Sox acquire
cash
Mike O'Berry
August 17, 1979
Ted Sizemore
New York Mets acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Ed Lynch
Mike Jorgensen
August 12, 1979
Willie Montanez
New York Mets acquire Date Philadelphia Phillies acquire
Jose Cardenal
August 2, 1979
cash
Pittsburgh Pirates acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
cash
August 2, 1979
Lenny Randle
Texas Rangers acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
3 players to be named later (Bob Polinsky Mark Softy Neal Mersch)
Mickey Rivers
August 1, 1979
2 players to be named later (Gene Nelson Ray Fontenot)
Amos Lewis
Oscar Gamble
Toronto Blue Jays acquire Date Montreal Expos acquire
Tony Solaita
July 30, 1979
Dyar Miller
Montreal Expos acquire Date Detroit Tigers acquire
Rusty Staub
July 20, 1979
cash
Randy Schafer
Seattle Mariners acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Rich Hinton
July 6, 1979
Juan Bernhardt
Oakland Athletics acquire Date Chicago Cubs acquire
cash
July 4, 1979
Miguel Dilone
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Cincinnati Reds acquire
cash
July 4, 1979
Sam Mejias
Philadelphia Phillies acquire Date Minnesota Twins acquire
cash
June 29, 1979
Rudy Meoli
San Francisco Giants acquire Date Pittsburgh Pirates acquire
Al Holland
Ed Whitson
Fred Breining
June 28, 1979
Bill Madlock
Dave A. Roberts
Lenny Randle
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Cincinnati Reds acquire
Ken Henderson
June 28, 1979
cash