Jenkins’ career flourished after trade to Cubs
Red Sox trade future Hall of Fame pitcher Fergie Jenkins to Rangers
On Dec. 14, 1977, the Red Sox traded Fergie Jenkins to the Texas Rangers for southpaw John Poloni and $25,000.
Cubs trade Fergie Jenkins to Rangers
Fergie Jenkins immediately showed the Rangers that he was still one of the top starting pitchers in all of baseball.
The Cubs’ Billy Williams ends his NL record of 1,117 consecutive games played
On Sept. 3, 1970, Billy Williams ended his National League record-breaking streak.
Phillies deal Ashburn to Cubs
Following the 1959 season, the Phillies sent their longtime center fielder to Chicago.