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.
Joe Tipton was born on this day in 1922
Herm Wehmeier was born on this day in 1927 Frank House was born on this day in 1930
1) On this date in 1944, 15 year old pitcher Joe Nuxhall was signed to a contract by the Cincinnati Reds.
2) Outfielder Roy Sievers was traded to the Washington Senators for outfielder Gil Coan of the Baltimore Orioles
on this date in 1954
3) Catcher Jim Hegan was traded by the Cleveland Indians for catcher/outfielder J.W.Porter* of the Detroit Tigers
on this date in 1958.
Harry Carey* died on this date in 1998
Eddie Mathews died on this date in 2001 Bob Chakales died on this date in 2010