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.
Rosey Rowswell* was Born on this day in 1884 Dave Madison was Born on this day in 1921
1) Outfielder Bobby Thomson and catcher Sam Calderone* were traded
by the New York Giants to the Milwaukee Braves on this date in 1954 for
pitcher Don Liddle*, pitcher Johnny Antonelli, infielder Billy Klaus*, and back-up catcher Ebba St.Claire.
2) Ford Frick**was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame on this date in 1970.
3) On this date in 1973,former NY Giants outfielder/1st baseman Monte Irvin was elected into
the Baseball Hall of Fame.
** Ford Frick shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style