Gene Freese - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jul 20, 1966:Traded Jim Mahoney(IF) and cash to Chi-A for Gene Freese

This Date in Astros History

Jan 8, 1934:Gene Freese is born in Wheeling, WV. A former all-star third baseman, Freese bats .091 in 21 games for the Astros in 1966, the final stop in his big league career.