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.
Willard Ramsdell was born on this day in 1916 Gil Hodges was born on this day in 1924
Frank Smith was born on this day in 1928 Tookie Gilbert was born on this day in 1929
1) Pitcher Ken Heintzelman was released by the Philadelphia Phillies on this date in 1953.
2) In 1959 on this date, the Kansa City Athletics signed pitcher Russ Meyer as a free agent.
3) The Washington Senators traded outfielder Roy Sievers to the Chicago White Sox for Earl Battey,
Don Mincher, and cash on this date in 1960.
Mel Queen* died on this date in 1982 Early Wynn died on this date in 1999
George Bamberger* died on this date in 2004