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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 30
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 0, but

Sandy Koufax*
was born on this day in 1935 

"I can see how he won 25 games. What I don't understand is how he lost 5"
Yogi Berra talking about Sandy Koufax's 25-5 won/lost record during the 1963 season.


Events/Transactions: 4

1)  Infielder Floyd Baker was purchased by the Chicago White Sox from the St.Louis Browns
 on this date in 1944.
2) The Los Angeles Dodgers released shortstop Pee Wee Reese on this
date in 1958.


1952 Topps #100 Del Rice Card
4) On this date in 1960, catcher Del Rice was signed as a free agent by the
Los Angeles Angels.


Died: 2

Dick Marlowe* died on this date in 1968              Ted Beard died on this date in 2011