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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

December 4
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1


Harvey Kuenn
* was born on this day in 1930

 

Events/Transactions: 4
 


1) On this date in 1936, the Brooklyn Dodgers completed a trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates for infielder
Cookie Lavagetto.

 


2) The New York Giants obtained pitcher/1st baseman Jack Harshman* from San Diego of the Pacific Coast League
on this date in 1947.


 

         
3) The St.Louis Browns traded outfielder
Bob Nieman
, infielder Owen Friend, and catcher J W Porter*
to the Detroit Tigers on this date in 1952 for pitcher
Virgil (Fire) Trucks, pitcher Hal White*, and outfielder
Johnny Groth.
          1952 Topps #25 Johnny Groth Baseball Card
 

 

                                              
4) Pitcher Early Wynn of the Cleveland Indians was traded for outfielder Minnie Minoso and infielder Fred Hatfield
of the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1957.

 

Died: 1


Ken Lehman* died on this date in 2010

         

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