Eddie Kasko - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jan 20, 1964:Traded Jim Dickson(P), Wally Wolf(P) and cash to Cin-N for Eddie Kasko(IF)
Apr 3, 1966:Traded Eddie Kasko(IF) to Bos-A for Felix Mantilla(IF)

This Date in Astros History

Jan 20, 1964:Looking to solve their shortstop woes, the Colts trade two pitchers, Jim Dickson and Wally Wolf, and cash to Cincinnati for Eddie Kasko. Kasko hits .244 in two seasons with Houston before being traded to Boston. Dickson had two saves in 13 appearances for the Colts in 1963.
Jul 12, 1964:Nellie Fox singles home Eddie Kasko with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to end a wild 5-4 victory over the Giants at Colt Stadium. Tempers are hot as the Texas heat with players and managers from both teams getting run by umpire Lee Weyer. San Francisco's Billy O'Dell is thumbed as he makes warm-up tosses after arriving from the bullpen. An angry Gaylord Perry grabs Fox's bat when it's all over and smashes it to pieces before handing it to the batboy.
Sep 3, 1964:Don Larsen tosses a four-hit shutout at Philadelphia, 6-0. Mike White paces the Colts attack with four hits while Eddie Kasko chips in three.