In 1973 the Cubs traded nine-time All-Star Ron Santo to the White Sox for a total of four players, including future Cy Young victor and current White Sox broadcaster Steve Stone.
As the season slips away from them, the Chicago White Sox have capitalized on the opportunity to add more talent to their farm system by trading All-Star Jose Quintana to the Chicago Cubs.
The Cubs' need for another quality arm in the rotation has been apparent all season after their off-season acquisitions of Brett Anderson and Eddie Butler hadn't panned out as planned (although Butler hasn't been bad like Anderson was).
Rather that wait on teams such as Pittsburgh (Gerrit Cole), Toronto (Marcus Stroman) or Detroit (Justin Verlander) to decide whether they will be buyers or sellers this month, the Cubs jumped at the chance to strike a deal with a team that harbored no illusions of contending.
The Chicago Cubs, refusing to sit back and savor last year's World Series championship, opened the second half by jump-starting the trade deadline Thursday with a deal that stunned the baseball industry.
Quintana will slot in atop the top of the Cubs' starting rotation with the veteran Jon Lester. The Cubs got a cost-controlled starter with an All-Star track record without touching their big-league roster while the White Sox got a big prospect package.
Jimenez made headlines last month after he hit part of a light tower during the High-A home run derby, and was almost the MVP of the 2016 All-Star Futures game as he wowed fans and scouts both on offense and defense.
Rose, 22, is batting.227 (53-for-233) with 15 doubles, 14 home runs and 38 RBI in 65 games with Myrtle Beach this season.
Cease has been a dominant pitcher since making his minor league debut, and though most of his work has come as a starter he is only averaging about 3.1 innings pitched per outing.
Jose Quintana, during his last start for the White Sox on July 8, heads to the other side of Chicago.
#WhiteSox have acquired OF Eloy Jiménez, RHP Dylan Cease, 1B Matt Rose & INF Bryant Flete from the Cubs in exchange for LHP José Quintana. Cease is yet another power arm who consistently hits the upper 90-mph mark, and he joins a stable of prospects such as Michael Kopech and Lucas Giolito who give the White Sox a decent chance to develop a dominant rotation. They White Sox have netted 11 prospects in return in those deals, five of which are rated among MLB.com's 70 best.
Sweet 'n Salty Crunch hits store shelves this week and will be available in the half gallon and pint sizes for a limited time. There's no purchase needed to get the free cone, but you will have to download the free McDonald's app to redeem the offer.
A Russian court has sentenced the main culprit in the assassination of opposition leader Borsi Nemtsov to 20 years in prison . Nemtsov was killed on Bolshoi Moskvoretsky Bridge in direct proximity to the Kremlin on February 27, 2015.
West Texas Intermediate for August delivery rose 8 cents to $44.48 a barrel at 9.58am on the New York Mercantile Exchange. US production is expected to increase in 2018, albeit at a lower rate than previously estimated.
In Hong Kong, about 50 protesters sat outside the Beijing representative office surrounded by placards demanding Liu's release. Mr Liu was convicted in 2009 of inciting subversion for his role in the "Charter 08" movement calling for political reform.
Per the ATP , Querrey becomes the first man to win three consecutive five-setters at Wimbledon since Janko Tipsarevic in 2007. Murray struggled with a hip injury after the third set and Querrey took full advantage to book his spot in the last-four.
However, the 20-year-old Latvian won the girls' title at the All England Club in 2014. "Honestly, they were just cheering for me". Johanna Konta gave Great Britain a first women's singles semi-finalist at Wimbledon since the 1970s on a damp Tuesday.
Military officials have yet to submit the recommendation on whether to extend or lift martial law in Mindanao. Alvarez, who drew criticism with his proposal, was merely "telegraphing" his "personal position".
There were also earlier reports that Trump may secretly drop in the United Kingdom during his Europe visit for the G20 Summit. A spokesman at Downing Street, which would be in charge of the plans for the visit, would not confirm the plans.
For example, Microsoft brought its SQL Server database software to Linux, and it has ported Office apps to the iPad. Microsoft has a short introductory video that gives a great taste of all that the app can do, embedded below.
Missouri Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, a Republican , suggested that the commission, "go jump in the Gulf of Mexico". Vice Chairman Kris Kobach said, "Whatever a person on the street can walk in and get, that's what we would like".
The individual working on the vehicle in Florida died a day after sustaining injuries when the air bag deployed. According to Honda, Alpha inflators can have as high as a 50-50 chance of exploding and injuring an occupant.