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.
Bobby Doerr* was born on this day in 1918 Bob Del Greco was born on this day in 1933
1) First baseman/outfielder Dick Sisler was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies by the St.Louis Cardinals on this date in 1948.
2) In 1952 on this date, the St.Louis Browns purchased pitcher Dave Madison from the
New York Yankees.
3) Pitcher Sid Hudson was released by the Boston Red Sox on this date in 1955.
4) In 1964 on this date, the Cincinnati Reds released pitcher Mike Fornieles*
5) On this date in 1969, Ted Williams* made his managerial debut with the Washington Senators.
Williams lost his first game to the NY Yankees, 8-4. Boxscore
6) In 1977 on this date, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda* began his first
full managerial season with a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Boxscore
Luis Aloma died on this date in 1997 Bob Kennedy died on this date in 2005