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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 19
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1


Ford Frick** was born on this day in 1896

** Ford Frick shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.

 

Events/Transactions: 4
 

                       
1) Player/manager Bucky Harris* was traded by the Washington Senators to the Detroit Tigers on this date
in 1928. Harris would come back to manage the Senators from 1935-1942 and from 1950-1954.
2) On this date in 1936,the Boston Bees purchased infielder Eddie Mayo* from the NY Giants.
 

 

                   
3) Pitcher Bob Hooper was traded by the Philadelphia Athletics to the Cleveland Indians
on this date in 1952 for Bob Wilson and pitcher Dick Rozek.
 


4) On this date in 1957, catcher Andy Seminick was released by the Philadelphia Phillies.
 

                   

Died: 1


Carmen Mauro* died on this date in 2003.

            

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