Warren Edward Spahn
Born: April 23, 1921, Buffalo, New York
Died: November 24, 2003, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Boston Braves (1942, 1946-1952), Milwaukee Braves (1953-1964), New York Mets (1965), San Francisco Giants (1965)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1973
This Day in Baseball History
On December 4, 1963, the Detroit Tigers trade future Hall of Famer Jim Bunning and catcher Gus Triandos to the Philadelphia Phillies for outfielder Don Demeter and pitcher Jack Hamilton. Bunning will win 19 games for the Phillies over each of the next three seasons.