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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

April 27
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set

 

Born: 3

                                        1952 Topps #65 Enos Slaughter Card
        Rogers Hornsby* was born on this day in 1896           Enos (Country) Slaughter was born on this day in 1916


Keith (Kite) Thomas** was born on this day in 1923

 

Events/Transactions: 4

1952 Topps #107 Connie Ryan Card
1) On this date in 1943, infielder Connie Ryan was traded to the Boston Braves
from the New York Giants.
 

1952 Topps #60 Sid Hudson Baseball Card                                 
2) On this date in 1947, Pitcher Sid Hudson of the Washington Senators shut-out the NY Yankees 1-0 on Babe Ruth** Day
at Yankee Stadium. Hudson also singled and scored the only run of the game.  Boxscore

** Babe Ruth shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.

 

                    
3) Pitcher Cal McLish* was purchased by the San Diego Padres of the Pacific Coast League
from the Chicago Cubs on this date in 1955.

4) On this date in 1965, former Yankees all-star catcher Yogi Berra was signed
as a free agent by the New York Mets.

       

Died: 1


Kent Peterson* died in this date in 1995

          

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