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1984
1985
1986

1985 Transactions
Transaction GM Rating

December 10, 1985

Drafted Jose de Jesus from the Kansas City Royals in the 1985 rule 5 draft.

Pat Gillick 50% – 4 Votes

November 14, 1985

Traded players to be named later to the Texas Rangers. Received Cliff Johnson. The Toronto Blue Jays sent Matt Williams (August 29, 1985), Jeff Mays (minors) (August 29, 1985) and Greg Ferlenda (minors) (November 14, 1985) to the Texas Rangers to complete the trade.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

November 12, 1985

Jeff Burroughs granted Free Agency.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

November 12, 1985

Steve Nicosia granted Free Agency.

Pat Gillick 60% – 10 Votes

November 12, 1985

Al Oliver granted Free Agency.

Pat Gillick 57% – 7 Votes

October 15, 1985

Ron Musselman granted Free Agency.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

September 28, 1985

Released Francisco de la Rosa.

Pat Gillick 44% – 9 Votes

September 17, 1985

Signed Francisco Cabrera as an amateur free agent.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

September 15, 1985

Signed Junior Felix as an amateur free agent.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

September 1, 1985

Signed Steve Nicosia as a free agent.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

August 28, 1985

Traded players to be named later to the Texas Rangers. Received Cliff Johnson. The Toronto Blue Jays sent Matt Williams (August 29, 1985), Jeff Mays (minors) (August 29, 1985) and Greg Ferlenda (minors) (November 14, 1985) to the Texas Rangers to complete the trade.

Pat Gillick 43% – 7 Votes

August 24, 1985

Released Gary Allenson.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

July 9, 1985

Traded Len Matuszek to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Received Al Oliver.

Pat Gillick 57% – 7 Votes

June 22, 1985

Traded Mitch Webster to the Montreal Expos. Received a player to be named later. The Montreal Expos sent Cliff Young (September 10, 1985) to the Toronto Blue Jays to complete the trade.

Pat Gillick 50% – 10 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Todd Stottlemyre in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1985 amateur draft (June Secondary). Player signed August 12, 1985.

Pat Gillick 50% – 6 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Kevin Batiste in the 2nd round of the 1985 amateur draft.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Jeff Musselman in the 6th round of the 1985 amateur draft.

Pat Gillick 43% – 7 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Shawn Jeter in the 7th round of the 1985 amateur draft.

Pat Gillick 55% – 11 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Rich DeLucia in the 15th round of the 1985 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Pat Gillick 55% – 11 Votes

June 3, 1985

Drafted Jim Abbott in the 36th round of the 1985 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Pat Gillick 43% – 7 Votes

May 31, 1985

Signed Pedro Munoz as an amateur free agent.

Pat Gillick 50% – 6 Votes

May 19, 1985

Signed Willie Aikens as a free agent.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

May 9, 1985

Released Willie Aikens.

Pat Gillick 43% – 7 Votes

May 1, 1985

Signed William Suero as an amateur free agent.

Pat Gillick 57% – 7 Votes

April 7, 1985

Fred Manrique player rights sold to the Montreal Expos.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

April 1, 1985

Released Bryan Clark.

Pat Gillick 44% – 9 Votes

April 1, 1985

Released Roy Lee Jackson.

Pat Gillick 43% – 7 Votes

April 1, 1985

Released Jeff Richardson.

Pat Gillick 50% – 10 Votes

April 1, 1985

Traded Ken Kinnard (minors), Jose Escobar and Dave Shipanoff to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Len Matuszek.

Pat Gillick 57% – 7 Votes

March 4, 1985

Signed Francisco de la Rosa as an amateur free agent.

Pat Gillick 57% – 7 Votes

February 25, 1985

Signed Gary Allenson as a free agent.

Pat Gillick 63% – 8 Votes

January 26, 1985

Traded Jack McKnight (minors), Augie Schmidt (minors) and Jim Gott to the San Francisco Giants. Received Gary Lavelle.

Pat Gillick 56% – 9 Votes

January 24, 1985

Chose Tom Henke from the Texas Rangers as a free agent compensation pick.

Pat Gillick 50% – 8 Votes

January 3, 1985

Drafted Howard Farmer in the 1st round (25th pick) of the 1985 amateur draft (January), but did not sign the player.

Pat Gillick 50% – 4 Votes