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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 15
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 2

1952 Topps #32 Eddie Robinson Baseball Card                       
Eddie Robinson  was born on this day in 1920          Ray Herbert*  was born on this day in 1929         

 

Events/Transactions: 7
 

                     
1)  Outfielder/ infielder Pete Reiser was traded by the Brooklyn Dodgers to the Boston Braves on this date in 1948.
2) In 1955 on this date, the St.Louis Cardinals signed catcher Walker Cooper as a free agent.
                   

 

                                     
3)
Infielder Johnny Temple* was traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1959
for Gordy Coleman, infielder Billy Martin, and pitcher Cal McLish*.

 

                       
4) Shortstop Roy McMillan was traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the Milwaukee Braves on this date in 1960.
5) Also in 1960 on this date, the Philadelphia Phillies traded pitcher Gene Conley* to the Boston Red Sox..

 

                   
6) On this date in 1961, pitcher Johnny Klippstien was acquired by the Cincinnati Reds 
from the Washington Senators in a 4 player trade.

 

                   
7) Left-handed pitcher Billy Hoeft  was traded to the San Francisco Giants by the Baltimore Orioles in a 6 player
trade on this date in 1962. Right-handed slow-ball control pitcher Stu Miller* was among
those going to the Orioles.
             

   
Died: 3

                    1952 Topps #88 Bob Feller Card
Eddie Kazak died on this date in 1999                Bob Feller died on this date in 2010


Andy Carey* died on this date in 2011

                  
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