Trading History with the Chicago Cubs

The Cardinals and Cubs have made several trades in their history.

Trades between St. Louis Cardinals & Chicago Cubs

July 4, 2007: The St. Louis Cardinals sent John Nelson to the Chicago Cubs as part of a conditional deal.

August 25, 2002: The Chicago Cubs traded Jeff Fassero to the St. Louis Cardinals for players to be named later. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Jared Blasdell (minors) (September 24, 2002) and Jason Karnuth (September 24, 2002) to the Chicago Cubs to complete the trade.

June 16, 1995: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Todd Zeile and cash to the Chicago Cubs for Francisco Morales(minors), Paul Torres (minors) and Mike Morgan.

December 9, 1980: The St. Louis Cardinals traded a player to be named later, Leon Durham and Ken Reitz to the Chicago Cubs for Bruce Sutter. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Ty Waller (December 22, 1980) to the Chicago Cubs to complete the trade.

October 17, 1979: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Mike Tyson to the Chicago Cubs for Donnie Moore.

December 8, 1977: The Chicago Cubs traded Jerry Morales, Steve Swisher and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Hector Cruz and Dave Rader.

February 28, 1977: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Mark Covert (minors) to the Chicago Cubs for Buddy Schultz.

December 22, 1975: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Mick Kelleher to the Chicago Cubs for Vic Harris.

October 28, 1975: The St. Louis Cardinals traded a player to be named later and Mike Garman to the Chicago Cubs for Don Kessinger. The St. Louis Cardinals sent Bobby Hrapmann (minors) (April 5, 1976) to the Chicago Cubs to complete the trade.

July 22, 1975: The Chicago Cubs traded Eddie Solomon to the St. Louis Cardinals for Ken Crosby.

March 23, 1974: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Scipio Spinks to the Chicago Cubs for Jim Hickman.

April 4, 1973: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Terry Hughes from the Chicago Cubs.

May 29, 1970: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Phil Gagliano to the Chicago Cubs for Ted Abernathy.

December 4, 1969: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Boots Day to the Chicago Cubs for Rich Nye.

June 14, 1968: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Ramon Hernandez from the Chicago Cubs.

April 22, 1968: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Jack Lamabe and Ron Piche to the Chicago Cubs for Dave Dowling and Pete Mikkelsen.

August 1, 1967: The Chicago Cubs purchased Don Young from the St. Louis Cardinals.

May 14, 1967: The Chicago Cubs purchased Ted Savage from the St. Louis Cardinals.

May 14, 1967: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Don Young from the Chicago Cubs.

June 22, 1966: The Chicago Cubs purchased Curt Simmons from the St. Louis Cardinals.

April 7, 1965: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Bob Humphreys to the Chicago Cubs for Hal Gilson and Bobby Pfeil.

December 21, 1964: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Danny Breeden from the Chicago Cubs.

June 15, 1964: The Chicago Cubs traded Lou Brock, Jack Spring and Paul Toth to the St. Louis Cardinals for Ernie Broglio, Doug Clemens and Bobby Shantz.

June 2, 1964: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Lew Burdette to the Chicago Cubs for Glen Hobbie.

Before 1964 Season: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Lee Gregory to the Chicago Cubs for Dick LeMay.

June 24, 1963: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Leo Burke to the Chicago Cubs for Barney Schultz.

October 17, 1962: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Larry Jackson, Lindy McDaniel and Jimmie Schaffer to the Chicago Cubs for George Altman, Don Cardwell and Moe Thacker.

September 1, 1962: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Paul Toth to the Chicago Cubs for Harvey Branch.

June 5, 1962: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Alex Grammas and Don Landrum to the Chicago Cubs for Daryl Robertson and Bobby Smith.

April 7, 1962: The Chicago Cubs traded Bobby Locke to the St. Louis Cardinals for Allen Herring (minors).

June 15, 1960: The Chicago Cubs traded Walt Moryn to the St. Louis Cardinals for Jim McKnight.

May 19, 1959: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Irv Noren to the Chicago Cubs for Chick King.

May 20, 1958: The Chicago Cubs traded Jim Brosnan to the St. Louis Cardinals for Al Dark.

April 20, 1957: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Bobby Del Greco and Ed Mayer to the Chicago Cubs for Jim King.

December 11, 1956: The Chicago Cubs traded Jim Davis, Sam Jones, Hobie Landrith and Eddie Miksis to the St. Louis Cardinals for Wally Lammers (minors), Jackie Collum, Ray Katt and Tom Poholsky.

April 10, 1956: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Pidge Browne from the Chicago Cubs.

March 30, 1956: The Chicago Cubs traded Hank Sauer to the St. Louis Cardinals for Pete Whisenant.

April 30, 1954: The Chicago Cubs purchased Steve Bilko from the St. Louis Cardinals for $12,500.

April 25, 1954: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Herb Adams from the Chicago Cubs. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)

October 1, 1953: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Nelson Burbrink from the Chicago Cubs. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)

May 2, 1948: The Chicago Cubs purchased Jeff Cross from the St. Louis Cardinals.

February, 1947: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Eddie Malone to the Chicago Cubs for Barney Olsen.

July 8, 1942: The Chicago Cubs purchased Lon Warneke from the St. Louis Cardinals for $7,500.

September 22, 1941: Previous purchase of Hank Gornicki by the Chicago Cubs from the St. Louis Cardinals voided and player returned.

September 2, 1941: The Chicago Cubs purchased Hank Gornicki from the St. Louis Cardinals.

December 27, 1939: The Chicago Cubs purchased Bobby Sturgeon from the St. Louis Cardinals.

December 27, 1939: The Chicago Cubs traded Gene Lillard, Steve Mesner and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Ken Raffensberger.

May 16, 1939: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Woody English from the Chicago Cubs.

December 8, 1938: The Chicago Cubs purchased Ray Harrell from the St. Louis Cardinals.

April 16, 1938: The Chicago Cubs traded Curt Davis, Clyde Shoun, Tuck Stainback and $185,000 to the St. Louis Cardinals for Dizzy Dean.

Before 1938 Season: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Harry Brecheen from the Chicago Cubs.

February 23, 1937: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Dick Siebert from the Chicago Cubs.

October 8, 1936: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Ripper Collins and Roy Parmelee to the Chicago Cubs for Lon Warneke.

January 4, 1935: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Don Hurst from the Chicago Cubs.

November 21, 1934: The Chicago Cubs traded Bud Tinning, Dick Ward and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Tex Carleton.

October 26, 1934: The Chicago Cubs traded Pat Malone and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Ken O’Dea.

June 10, 1934: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Oscar Judd from the Chicago Cubs. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)

August, 1933: The Chicago Cubs purchased Bill Lee from the St. Louis Cardinals. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)

December 11, 1931: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Burleigh Grimes to the Chicago Cubs for Bud Teachout and Hack Wilson.

December 11, 1925: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Jimmy Cooney to the Chicago Cubs for Vic Keen.

May 23, 1925: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Howard Freigau and Mike Gonzalez to the Chicago Cubs for Bob O’Farrell.

May 30, 1922: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Cliff Heathcote to the Chicago Cubs for Max Flack.

April, 1917: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Gene Packard from the Chicago Cubs.

July 6, 1914: The Chicago Cubs purchased Casey Hageman from the St. Louis Cardinals.

July 27, 1913: The Chicago Cubs purchased Earl Moore from the St. Louis Cardinals.

June 8, 1913: The Chicago Cubs purchased Roger Bresnahan from the St. Louis Cardinals.

April 11, 1913: The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Jimmy Sheckard from the Chicago Cubs.

May 29, 1908: The Chicago Cubs purchased Doc Marshall from the St. Louis Cardinals.

July 1, 1906: The Chicago Cubs traded Fred Beebe, Pete Noonan and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Jack Taylor.

December 12, 1903: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Mordecai Brown and Jack O’Neill to the Chicago Cubs for Larry McLean and Jack Taylor.

July, 1903: The Chicago Cubs purchased Clarence Currie from the St. Louis Cardinals.

April, 1903: The St. Louis Cardinals traded Bob Wicker to the Chicago Cubs for Bob Rhoads.

March, 1900: The Chicago Orphans purchased Cupid Childs from the St. Louis Cardinals.