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Dennis Cook from the Chronology
Jul 27, 2001 - The Mets trade experience for youth sending pitchers Turk Wendell and Dennis Cook to the Phillies in exchange for pitchers Bruce Chen and Adam Walker. The 2 Vets will struggle with the Phils.
May 6, 2001 - The Phillies score 9 runs in the 2nd inning then hold on to beat the Giants 10-8. Pitcher Omar Daal has 2 hits in the big score the first Phillies pitcher to have 2 hits in a frame since Dennis Cook in 1990. In his next start on May 12 Daal will go 3-for-3.
Jul 2, 1999 - Umpire Tom Hallion is suspended for 3 games for his actions during an argument with Colorado catcher Jeff Reed and pitching coach Milt May on June 26th. The dispute began when Rockies pitcher Mike DeJean‚ while walking to his dugout complained to third base umpire Terry Tata about a check-swing call‚ and home plate ump Hallion‚ told DeJean to get in the dugout. Officials couldn't recall another suspension of an umpire for an on-field dispute. In 1990‚ NL president Bill White was prepared to suspend umpire Joe West for slamming Philadelphia pitcher Dennis Cook to the field‚ but commissioner Fay Vincent intervened and no discipline was imposed.
Dec 15, 1997 - The Marlins trade ace Kevin Brown to the Padres for 1B Derrek Lee and pitchers Rafael Medina and Steve Hoff. In the next two days the Fish send P Dennis Cook to the Mets for OF Fletcher Bates and P Scott Comer‚ and trade IF Kurt Abbott to the Athletics in exchange for P Eric Ludwick.
Aug 10, 1992 - The Mets Vince Coleman will end the season with just 27 walks but he picks up 5 today against the Pirates to tie the 20th century mark. Pittsburgh breaks a 1-1 tie against the host Mets scoring 3 runs in the 16th inning to win 4-2. Reliever Dennis Cooke wins as the Bucs Andy Van and the Mets Bill Pecota homer. Franco pitches his 2nd of 4 straight games a season-high effort that puts him back on the disabled list.
Jun 18, 1989 - The struggling Phillies trade. Reliever Steve Bedrosian and a player to be named later go to the Giants for pitchers Dennis Cook and Terry Mulholland and 3B Charlie Hayes then send 2B-OF Juan Samuel to the Mets for OF Len Dykstra P Roger McDowell and another player to be named later.