On January 5, 1946, the St. Louis Cardinals sell star catcher Walker Cooper to the New York Giants for a record $175,000. Cooper batted .317 in 1944 but missed most of the 1945 season because of his enlistment in World War II.
Joel Youngblood becomes the first player to collect hits for two different teams in two cities on the same day
August 4, 1982
January 30, 1978