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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

February 12
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 5

 1952 Topps #22 Dom DiMaggio Baseball Card                               
  Dom DiMaggio was born this day in 1917             Walt (Monk) Dubiel was born this day in 1918

                              
Don Bollweg was born on this day in 1921                                                                  Forrest (Woody) Main was born on this day in 1922
Joe Garagiola was born on this day in 1926


 

Events/Transactions: 3


1) On this date in 1930, Athletics owner Connie Mack** was awarded the prestigious Edward W. Bok
prize for service to the city of Philadelphia. Mack had led his Athletic team to the 1929 world championship.


** Connie Mack card designed by Keith Conforti

 

                     
2) Pitcher Ed Wright was purchased by the Philadelphia Athletics from the NY Giants on this date in 1952.
3) On this date in 1957, the Milwaukee Braves traded infielder Jack Dittmer* to the Detroit Tigers.

 

Died: 1


Gerald "Red" Fahr* died on this date in 2010

 

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