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Cardinals in-season trades since 1964


Saturday’s trade for Mark DeRosa in return for Chris Perez and a player to be named later evokes memories of past St. Louis Cardinals trades in-season. They follow, courtesy of Tom Orf.

July 26, 2008 Traded Anthony Reyes to the Cleveland Indians. Received Luis Perdomo (minors).

July 31, 2007 Traded a player to be named later to the Boston Red Sox. Received Joel Pineiro. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Sean Danielson (minors) (November 2, 2007) to the Boston Red Sox to complete the trade.

July 5, 2006 Traded Terry Evans to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Received Jeff Weaver and cash.

July 30, 2006 Traded Hector Luna to the Cleveland Indians. Received Ron Belliard.

August 6, 2004 Traded players to be named later and Jason Burch (minors) to the Colorado Rockies. Received Larry Walker. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Luis Martinez (August 11, 2004) and Chris Narveson (August 11, 2004) to the Colorado Rockies to complete the trade.

August 22, 2003 Traded Ben Julianel (minors) and Justin Pope (minors) to the New York Yankees. Received Sterling Hitchcock.

August 27, 2003 Traded players to be named later to the Milwaukee Brewers. Received Mike DeJean. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Mike Crudale (September 10, 2003) and John Novinsky (minors) (September 10, 2003) to the Milwaukee Brewers to complete the trade.

July 19, 2002 Traded a player to be named later and Luis Alfonso Garcia (minors) to the Cleveland Indians. Received Chuck Finley. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Coco Crisp (August 7, 2002) to the Cleveland Indians to complete the trade.

July 29, 2002 Traded Placido Polanco, Bud Smith and Mike Timlin to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Doug Nickle, Scott Rolen and cash.

August 25, 2002 Traded players to be named later to the Chicago Cubs. Received Jeff Fassero. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Jared Blasdell (minors) (September 24, 2002) and Jason Karnuth (September 24, 2002) to the Chicago Cubs to complete the trade.

August 29, 2002 Traded a player to be named later and Chris Morris (minors) to the Milwaukee Brewers. Received Jamey Wright and cash. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Mike Matthews (September 11, 2002) to the Milwaukee Brewers to complete the trade.

July 31, 2001 Traded Jason Christiansen to the San Francisco Giants. Received Kevin Joseph and cash.

August 2, 2001 Traded Ray Lankford and cash to the San Diego Padres. Received Woody Williams.

July 29, 2000 Traded Mark Nussbeck (minors) and Chris Richard to the Baltimore Orioles. Received Mike Timlin and cash.

Traded Jack Wilson to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Received Jason Christiansen.

July 31, 2000 Traded Jose Leon to the Baltimore Orioles. Received Will Clark and cash. Traded Ben Johnson and Heathcliff Slocumb to the San Diego Padres. Received Nate Tebbs (minors) and Carlos Hernandez.

July 31, 1999 Traded Shawon Dunston to the New York Mets. Received Craig Paquette.

August 24, 1999 Traded Kent Mercker to the Boston Red Sox. Received David Benham (minors) and Mike Matthews.

July 31, 1998 Traded Royce Clayton and Todd Stottlemyre to the Texas Rangers. Received a player to be named later, Darren Oliver and Fernando Tatis. The Texas Rangers sent Mark Little (August 9, 1998) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

June 13, 1997 Traded Rich Batchelor, Danny Jackson and Mark Sweeney to the San Diego Padres. Received Scott Livingstone, Phil Plantier and Fernando Valenzuela.

July 31, 1997 Traded Eric Ludwick, T.J. Mathews and Blake Stein to the Oakland Athletics. Received Mark McGwire.

April 5, 1995 Traded Kirk Bullinger, Bryan Eversgerd and Da Rond Stovall to the Montreal Expos. Received Ken Hill.

April 9, 1995 Traded Rheal Cormier and Mark Whiten to the Boston Red Sox. Received Cory Bailey and Scott Cooper.

June 16, 1995 Traded Todd Zeile and cash to the Chicago Cubs. Received Francisco Morales (minors), Paul Torres (minors) and Mike Morgan.

July 9, 1995 Traded John Habyan to the California Angels. Received Mark Sweeney.

July 27, 1995 Traded Ken Hill to the Cleveland Indians. Received Pepe McNeal (minors), David Bell and Rick Heiserman.

August 31, 1993 Traded Lee Smith to the New York Yankees. Received Rich Batchelor.

April 23, 1990 Traded John Costello to the Montreal Expos. Received Rex Hudler.

May 4, 1990 Traded Tom Brunansky to the Boston Red Sox. Received Lee Smith.

August 29, 1990 Traded Willie McGee to the Oakland Athletics. Received Daryl Green (minors), Felix Jose and Stan Royer.

April 22, 1988 Traded Tom Herr to the Minnesota Twins. Received Tom Brunansky.

August 16, 1988 Traded John Tudor to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Received Pedro Guerrero.

August 31, 1988 Traded Bob Forsch to the Houston Astros. Received Denny Walling.

April 1, 1987 Traded Mike Dunne, Mike LaValliere and Andy Van Slyke to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Received Tony Pena.

July 30, 1987 Traded Dave LaPoint to the Chicago White Sox. Received Bryce Hulstrom (minors).

August 31, 1987 Traded Pat Perry to the Cincinnati Reds. Received a player to be named later. The Cincinnati Reds sent Scott Terry (September 3, 1987) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

August 10, 1986 Traded Mike Heath to the Detroit Tigers. Received a player to be named later and Ken Hill. The Detroit Tigers sent Mike Laga (September 2, 1986) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

April 2, 1985 Traded John Young (minors) and Angel Salazar to the New York Mets. Received Mark J. Davis (minors) and Jose Oquendo.

April 6, 1985 Traded Dave Rucker to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Bill Campbell and Ivan DeJesus.

May 17, 1985 Traded Lonnie Smith to the Kansas City Royals. Received John Morris.

August 29, 1985 Traded Mark Jackson (minors) to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Cesar Cedeno.

June 15, 1984 Traded Ken Oberkfell to the Atlanta Braves. Received Ken Dayley and Mike Jorgensen.

July 1, 1984 Traded Mike Ramsey to the Montreal Expos. Received Chris Speier and cash.

August 19, 1984 Traded Chris Speier to the Minnesota Twins. Received a player to be named later and cash. The Minnesota Twins sent Jay Pettibone (October 2, 1984) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

September 9, 1984 Traded John Stuper to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Paul Householder.

June 14, 1983 Traded a player to be named later to the Baltimore Orioles. Received Floyd Rayford. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Tito Landrum (August 31, 1983) to the Baltimore Orioles to complete the trade.

June 15, 1983 Traded Keith Hernandez to the New York Mets. Received Neil Allen and Rick Ownbey.

June 22, 1983 Traded Doug Bair to the Detroit Tigers. Received a player to be named later. The Detroit Tigers sent Dave Rucker (July 5, 1983) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

April 1, 1982 Traded Bob Shirley to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Jose Brito (minors) and Jeff Lahti.

June 7, 1981 Traded Tony Scott to the Houston Astros. Received Joaquin Andujar.

September 10, 1981 Traded Joe Edelen and Neil Fiala to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Doug Bair.

May 26, 1978 Traded Eric Rasmussen to the San Diego Padres. Received George Hendrick.

May 17, 1977 Traded John D’Acquisto and Pat Scanlon to the San Diego Padres. Received Butch Metzger.

June 15, 1977 Traded Doug Capilla to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Rawly Eastwick.

Traded Bake McBride and Steve Waterbury to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Rick Bosetti, Dane Iorg and Tom Underwood.

Traded Joel Youngblood to the New York Mets. Received Mike Phillips.

August 31, 1977 Traded Clay Carroll to the Chicago White Sox. Received players to be named later. The Chicago White Sox sent Nyls Nyman (September 2, 1977), Dave Hamilton (November 28, 1977) and Silvio Martinez (November 28, 1977) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

May 19, 1976 Traded Luis Melendez to the San Diego Padres. Received Bill Greif.

June 15, 1976 Traded Reggie Smith to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Received Fred Tisdale (minors), Bob Detherage and Joe Ferguson.

September 3, 1976 Traded Mike Easler to the California Angels. Received a player to be named later. The California Angels sent Ron Farkas (minors) (September 7, 1976) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

May 9, 1975 Traded Luis Gonzalez (minors) and Larry Herndon to the San Francisco Giants. Received Ron Bryant.

May 28, 1975 Traded Ray Sadecki and Elias Sosa to the Atlanta Braves. Received a player to be named later and Ron Reed. The Atlanta Braves sent Wayne Nordhagen (June 2, 1975) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

June 4, 1975 Traded Ed Brinkman and Tommy Moore to the Texas Rangers. Received Willie Davis.

July 25, 1975 Traded Jim Dwyer to the Montreal Expos. Received Larry Lintz.

August 15, 1974 Traded a player to be named later and Ron Selak (minors) to the Houston Astros. Received Claude Osteen. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Dan Larson (October 14, 1974) to the Houston Astros to complete the trade.

June 6, 1973 Traded Jim Bibby to the Texas Rangers. Received Mike Nagy and John Wockenfuss.

June 7, 1973 Traded Dwain Anderson to the San Diego Padres. Received Dave Campbell.

June 8, 1973 Traded Ray Busse to the Houston Astros. Received Stan Papi.

July 27, 1973 Traded Gene Dusen (minors) and Ed Crosby to the Cincinnati Reds. Received a player to be named later and Ed Sprague. The Cincinnati Reds sent Roe Skidmore (September 30, 1973) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

August 7, 1973 Traded Wayne Granger to the New York Yankees. Received a player to be named later and cash. The New York Yankees sent Ken Crosby (September 12, 1973) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

August 18, 1973 Traded Dave Campbell and cash to the Houston Astros. Received Tommie Agee.

April 15, 1972 Traded Jerry Reuss to the Houston Astros. Received Lance Clemons and Scipio Spinks.

May 19, 1972 Traded Joe Hague to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Bernie Carbo.

August 27, 1972 Traded Matty Alou to the Oakland Athletics. Received Steve Easton (minors) and Bill Voss.

August 30, 1972 Traded Dal Maxvill to the Oakland Athletics. Received a player to be named later and Joe Lindsey (minors). The Oakland Athletics sent Gene Dusen (minors) (October 27, 1972) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade.

June 11, 1971 Traded Leron Lee and Fred Norman to the San Diego Padres. Received Al Santorini.

June 15, 1971 Traded Mike Torrez to the Montreal Expos. Received Bob Reynolds.

July 29, 1971 Traded Jose Cardenal, Bob Reynolds and Dick Schofield to the Milwaukee Brewers. Received Charlie Loseth (minors) and Ted Kubiak.

April 2, 1970 Traded Steve Huntz to the San Diego Padres. Received Billy McCool.

May 19, 1970 Traded Jerry Johnson to the San Francisco Giants. Received Frank Linzy.

May 29, 1970 Traded Phil Gagliano to the Chicago Cubs. Received Ted Abernathy.

June 13, 1970 Traded George Culver to the Houston Astros. Received Jim Beauchamp and Leon McFadden.

Traded Cookie Rojas to the Kansas City Royals. Received Fred Rico.

July 1, 1970 Traded Ted Abernathy to the Kansas City Royals. Received Chris Zachary.

May 22, 1969 Traded Sonny Ruberto and John Sipin to the San Diego Padres. Received Jerry Davanon and Bill Davis.

May 30, 1969 Traded Jim Hicks to the California Angels. Received Vic Davalillo.

June 3, 1969 Traded Gary Waslewski to the Montreal Expos. Received Mudcat Grant.

April 22, 1968 Traded Jack Lamabe and Ron Piche to the Chicago Cubs. Received Dave Dowling and Pete Mikkelsen.

June 15, 1968 Traded Hal Gilson and Dick Simpson to the Houston Astros. Received Ron Davis.

July 16, 1967 Traded a player to be named later to the New York Mets. Received Jack Lamabe. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Al Jackson (October 13, 1967) to the New York Mets to complete the trade.

May 8, 1966 Traded Ray Sadecki to the San Francisco Giants. Received Orlando Cepeda.

June 15, 1965 Traded Mike Cuellar and Ron Taylor to the Houston Astros. Received Chuck Taylor and Hal Woodeshick.

April 9, 1964 Traded Jimmie Coker and Gary Kolb to the Milwaukee Braves. Received Bob Uecker.

June 2, 1964 Traded Lew Burdette to the Chicago Cubs. Received Glen Hobbie.

June 13, 1964 Traded Jim Saul (minors) and cash to the Cincinnati Reds. Received Bob Skinner.

June 15, 1964 Traded Ernie Broglio, Doug Clemens and Bobby Shantz to the Chicago Cubs. Received Lou Brock, Jack Spring and Paul Toth.

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