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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 18
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 1

Ty Cobb** was born on this day in 1886

** Ty Cobb shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.

Events/Transactions: 3

 1952 Topps #14 Bob Elliott Baseball Card                   1952 Topps #11 Phil Rizzuto Baseball Card
1) Infielder/outfielder Bob Elliott was released by the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1953.
2) The New York Yankees signed their former shortstop and captain Phil Rizzuto to be their
radio/TV announcer on this date in 1956.

1952 Topps #75 Wes Westrum Card
3) On this date in 1957, catcher Wes Westrum was released by the San Francisco Giants.


Died: 2

            Bill Howerton died on this date in 2001            Phil Cavarretta died on this date in 2010