On November 4, 1981 — The Cincinnati Reds trade outfielder Ken Griffey to the New York Yankees for pitcher Fred Toliver and minor leaguer Brian Ryder. Griffey was about to become a free agent.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference November 4
National Pastime November 4
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
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