Jim York - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Dec 2, 1971:Traded John Mayberry(IF) and Dave Grangaard to KC-A for Lance Clemons(P) and Jim York(P)
Jan 8, 1976:Sent Jim York(P) to NY-A for cash

This Date in Astros History

Dec 2, 1971:First baseman John Mayberry is traded to the Kansas City Royals for reliever Jim York. Expected to be the new closer in the Houston bullpen, York earns a 9-11 mark with seven saves in four seasons with the Astros.