Focusing on the intersection of personal history and the national pastime, BaseballMemoryLab.com spotlights two aspects of baseball history -- the origins and evolution of the game, and fan-submitted memories and recollections. More >
Search for a player:
Year in Review
MLB.com takes a look back at the season that was, with multimedia, team coverage, special features and the major events that highlighted each campaign.
This Day in Baseball History
January 27, 1982 > The Chicago Cubs acquire infielders Ryne Sandberg and Larry Bowa from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for shortstop Ivan DeJesus. The trade will turn out to be a steal for the Cubs, as Sandberg will go on to win the 1984 NL MVP Award and claim nine Gold Gloves over the next decade.