On ,December 8 1983 — Ill-advisedly, the Dodgers send pitching prospect Sid Fernandez and SS Ross Jones to the Mets in exchange for relief pitcher Carlos Diaz and utility player Bob Bailor

. ‘El Sid’ will compile a 98-78 record along with a very respectable ERA of 3.14 during his ten-year tenure with New York.

 

 

 


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Baseball Reference December 8

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