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.
Johnny Pesky was born on this day in 1919 Connie Ryan was born on this day in 1920
1) On this date in 1907, catcher/pitcher Branch Rickey** was traded to the NY Highlanders by the
2) On this date in 1935, former Yankee outfielder Babe Ruth** was signed by the Boston Braves as a free agent.
Ruth had been released by the Yankees the previous day.
Branch Rickey and Babe Ruth shown on 1952 Topps
Look-N-See style cards.
The Duke of Flatbush, Duke Snider died on this date in 2011.