The Trade

Status: Development As of May 19, 2014

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Matt Damon



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Set in the 1970s, a scandal is caused by New York Yankees pitchers Fritz Peterson and Mike Kekich when they admit to swapping wives with one another.

Additional Notes

  • Based on the true story of New York Yankees' pitchers Fritz Peterson and Mike Kekich, who stunned the country when they disclosed in 1973 that they were trading wives. Peterson had fallen in love with Susanne Kekich and his teammate fell in love with Marilyn Peterson.