Alan Knicely - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jun 1, 1974:3. Drafted Alan Knicely(C) in 1974 Summer Draft
Mar 31, 1983:Traded Alan Knicely(C) to Cin-N for Bill Dawley(P) and Tony Walker(OF)

This Date in Astros History

Oct 4, 1981:Houston finishes the strike-ravaged season with a 5-3 victory over the Dodgers. Scott Loucks and Alan Knicely star as Dave Smith is the winning pitcher. The Astros win the second-half N.L. West title with a 30-23 record. Their full-season record is 58-52, third best in the division behind Cincinnati and first-half champion Los Angeles, who they will meet in a first-ever divisional playoff series.
Mar 31, 1983:Astros deal catcher Alan Knicely to Cincinnati for pitcher Bill Dawley and outfielder Tony Walker. Another in the long line of catching prospects, Knicely bats .197 over parts of four seasons.