On January 25, 1978, the San Diego Padres acquire well-traveled pitcher Gaylord Perry from the Texas Rangers. The Padres surrender pitcher Dave Tomlin and $125,000 in cash. Perry will win 21 games for the Padres in 1978 and capture the Cy Young Award.
Gaylord Perry of the San Diego Padres becomes the first pitcher to win the Cy Young Award in both leagues
October 25, 1978
October 27, 2018