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.
1) The Cleveland Indians traded Ben Chapman* to the Washington Senators
on this date in 1940.
* Sam Chapman's photo was used by
mistake on card #391 supposedly featuring Ben Chapman.
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The real Ben Chapman* pictured on a
1952 Topps style card. Chapman was a coach for the Reds in 1952.
2) The Boston Braves traded outfielder Jim Russell to the Brooklyn Dodgers on this date in 1949.