Jim Bunning Trades and Transactions

The Jim Bunning trades and transactions seen below include all known instances where Jim Bunning has been involved in a trade or transaction of any type as it relates to baseball.

"For most pitchers like me, who aren't overpowering supermen with extraordinary stuff like Sandy Koufax or Nolan Ryan , a no-hitter is a freaky thing." - Jim Bunning in No-Hitters: The 225 Games, 1893-1999 (Rich Westcott, 2000, Page 1)
Jim Bunning

Jim Bunning Autograph on a 1963 Topps Baseball Card (#365 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1963top01' title='1963 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Jim Bunning Autograph on a 1963 Topps Baseball Card (#365 | Checklist )

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Birth Name: James Paul David Bunning
Nickname: Jim
Born On: 10-23-1931  (Libra)
Place of Birth Data Born In: Southgate, Kentucky
Year of Death Data Died On: 05-26-2017
Place of Death Data Died In: Fort Thomas, Kentucky
Cemetery: St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas, Kentucky
High School: St. Xavier High School (Cincinnati, OH)
College: Xavier University
Batting Stances Chart Bats: Right Throwing Arms Chart Throws: Right
Player Height Chart Height: 6-03 Player Weight Chart Weight: 195
First Game: 07-20-1955 (Age 23)
Last Game: 09-03-1971
Draft: Not Applicable
Jim Bunning

Trades & Transactions

-- Signed as an amateur free agent by Detroit Tigers (1950).
12-05-1963 Traded by Detroit Tigers with Gus Triandos to Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for Don Demeter and Jack Hamilton (December 5, 1963).
12-15-1967 Traded by Philadelphia Phillies to Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for Don Money , Woodie Fryman , Bill Laxton and Harold Clem (December 15, 1967).
08-15-1969 Traded by Pittsburgh Pirates to Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for Ron Mitchell, Chuck Goggin and cash (August 15, 1969).
10-22-1969 Released by Los Angeles Dodgers (October 22, 1969).
10-29-1969 Signed by Philadelphia Phillies (October 29, 1969).

Did you know that during the physical, if a team finds out that the player received during a trade is injured they may return the player to the originating team within ten days from the date the trade was made and void the entire contract?

The Baseball Almanac trades and transactions database includes Rule 5 Draft picks, free agency information, voided trades, waiver picks, expansion draft data, amateur draft data, player refusals, bonus babies, and many other types of not readily found anywhere on the Internet.

Baseball trades & transactions, like the Jim Bunning trades and transactions seen above, are an evolving field of research where new discoveries are often found and new player debuts are added to the data set almost daily.

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