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.
Honus Wagner** was born on this day in 1919 Del Wilber was born on this day in 1919
** Honus Wagner shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.
1) In 1948 on this date, pitcher Ed Lopat was traded to the New York Yankees by the Chicago White Sox
for 3 players, including pitcher Bill Wight.
2) The Baltimore Orioles purchased catcher Frank House's contract from the Cincinnati Reds on this date in 1961.
3) In 1986 on this date, Former Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Dick Williams resigned
as manager of the San Diego Padres.