1967 January

4th  The Indians acquire Lee Maye and former ML catcher Dave Retzer from the Astros for catcher Doc Edwards, OF Jim Landis and pitcher Jim Weaver. Landis will be traded for Larry Sherry in June, while Maye will have a solid but itinerant five years in the AL.

6th  Former Yankee’s manager Johnny Keane, 55, dies of a heart attack at Houston. It is the third death of a 1966 manager.

23rd  Stan Musial is named GM of the Cards and, in his only year as GM, will help guide them to a WS win.

29th  Branch Rickey and Lloyd Waner are elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame by a unanimous vote of the Special Veterans Committee.