Joe Cannon - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jan 9, 1974:1. Drafted Joe Cannon(OF) in 1974 Supplemental Draft
Nov 27, 1978:Traded Joe Cannon(OF), Pedro Hernandez and Mark Lemongello(P) to Tor-A for Alan Ashby(C)

This Date in Astros History

Nov 27, 1978:Alan Ashby is acquired from Toronto for pitcher Mark Lemongello, outfielder Joe Cannon and a minor leaguer. Ashby becomes a stalwart in Houston for the next decade, hitting .252 and providing steady defense behind the plate.