Pat Perry from the Chronology
Aug 6, 1988 -
Rich Gossage becomes the 2nd pitcher in ML history to record 300 saves by retiring one batter in the Cubs 7-4 win over Philadelphia. Reliever Pat Perry in his only plate appearance for the Cubs this year belts his only ML HR a 2-run HR off Mike Maddux. Perry was traded for Bull Durham and in one at bat matches Durham's output for the Reds.
May 18, 1988 -
In a deal made possible by the emergence of rookie 1B Mark Grace the Cubs deal veteran 1B Leon Durham to the Reds for reliever Pat Perry.