Jimmy Sexton - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Dec 5, 1977:Traded Leon Roberts(OF) to Sea-A for Jimmy Sexton(IF)
Feb 10, 1981:Traded Jimmy Sexton(IF) to Oak-A for Rick Lysander(P). Hou received Lysander on Oct 20

This Date in Astros History

Dec 15, 1951:Jimmy Sexton is born in Mobile, AL. The infielder would spend two of his six big league seasons in Houston but is better known today as a successful player agent.
Dec 5, 1977:Outfielder Leon Roberts is traded to Seattle for infielder Jimmy Sexton. The versatile Sexton would bat .207 over the next two seasons as a reserve for the Astros.