July 18, 1993

Fred McGriff


Teams | Blue Jays (1986-90), Padres (91-93), Atlanta (93-97), Devil Rays (98-2001), Cubs (01-02), Dodgers (03), Devil Rays (04)

How he was acquired | The Padres traded Roberto Alomar and Joe Carter to the Blue Jays for McGriff and Tony Fernandez on Dec. 5, 1990.

How he left | The Padres traded McGriff to Atlanta for Vince Moore, Donnie Elliott and Melvin Nieves on July 18, 1993.

Player most similar to | Carlos Delgado

Career year (1992) 35 home runs, 104 RBIs, .286 batting average, .394 on-base percentage, .556 slugging percentage.

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Top 10 in MVP voting six times [1989-94]
Five-time All-Star [1992, 94-96, 2000]
All-Star Game MVP [1994]
Led league in home runs twice [1989, 92]