McLaughlin was 4-5, 2.85 as a starter for the 1976 Astros, but was switched to relief
thereafter. He never again had an ERA below 4.00.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»May 25, 1979:
The Braves ship Frank LaCorte (4–24 lifetime) to the Astros for Bo McLaughlin (9–15 lifetime). LaCorte will turn it around, going 19–20 for the rest of his career, while McLauglin will win just one more game.