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MarkEdward
10-18-2003, 03:00 PM
http://www.baseball-reference.com/about/contents.shtml

They've added transactions to each player's page, like this one:
http://www.baseball-reference.com/j/johnsma02.shtml

Very cool.

PaleHoseGeorge
10-18-2003, 03:04 PM
Originally posted by MarkEdward
http://www.baseball-reference.com/about/contents.shtml

They've added transactions to each player's page, like this one:
http://www.baseball-reference.com/j/johnsma02.shtml

Very cool.

That's a terrific site. Adding the player transactions has been a project in the works for a long time. I'm glad to see they finally got it done.

doublem23
10-18-2003, 09:31 PM
I assume they'll add the White Sox/A's trade with Johnson when they finish the '03 stats, right?

Brian26
10-19-2003, 11:58 PM
I remember reading about Dave Kingman's wacky 1977 year, so for kicks I punched in his name. Check this out. In the year 1977, he was basically on 5 different teams (including 4 different teams during the season). This must be some type of record.


Transactions
June 4, 1970: Drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1970 amateur draft (Secondary Phase).

February 28, 1975: Purchased by the New York Mets from the San Francisco Giants.

June 15, 1977: Traded by the New York Mets to the San Diego Padres for Bobby Valentine and Paul Siebert.

September 6, 1977: Selected off waivers by the California Angels from the San Diego Padres.

September 15, 1977: Purchased by the New York Yankees from the California Angels.

November 2, 1977: Granted Free Agency.

November 30, 1977: Signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.

February 28, 1981: Traded by the Chicago Cubs to the New York Mets for Steve Henderson and cash.

January 30, 1984: Released by the New York Mets.

March 29, 1984: Signed as a Free Agent with the Oakland Athletics.

November 8, 1984: Granted Free Agency.

December 19, 1984: Signed as a Free Agent with the Oakland Athletics.

December 20, 1985: Released by the Oakland Athletics.

January 20, 1986: Signed as a Free Agent with the Oakland Athletics.

November 12, 1986: Granted Free Agency.

July 11, 1987: Signed as a Free Agent with the San Francisco Giants.