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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 22
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 1

Connie Mack** was born on this day in 1862

** Connie Mack card designed by Keith Conforti.

Events/Transactions: 2

1) The Philadelphia Phillies purchased outfielder Bobby Del Greco from the Milwaukee Braves on this date in 1964.


2) Anheuser-Busch agreed to sell the St.Louis Cardinals* to an investment group that agreed
to keep the team in St.Lous on this date in 1995. Selling price-$150 million.


Died: 3

Bobby Hogue died on this date in 1987                    Hal Rice died on this date in 1997

 Sam Chapman** died on this date in 2006

** Sam Chapman's photo was used by mistake on card #391 supposedly featuring Ben Chapman.
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