1952 TOPPS Baseball Cards
Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.
1) Catcher Mickey Grasso was purchased by the Detroit Tigers from the New York Giants on this date in 1948.
2) In 1958 on this date, the San Francisco Giants traded outfielder Bobby Thomson to the Chicago Cubs
for Bob Speake and cash.
3) Pitcher Chuck Stobbs was signed as a free agent by the Washington Senators on this date in 1959.
4) In 1960 on this date, the Washington Senators traded catcher Clint Courtney* to the Baltimore Orioles.
5) Infielder Ted Lepcio was purchased by the Chicago White Sox from the Philadelphia Phillies on this date in 1961.
6) The Chicago White Sox released infielder Billy Goodman in 1962 on this date.
7) On this date in 1962, the Minnesota Twins released former New York Yankee infielder Billy Martin.
Harry (suitcase) Simpson died on this date in 1979