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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

February 28
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1


Dick Kokos* was born on this day in 1928

Events/Transactions: 3

         
1) On this date in 1941, The Brooklyn Dodgers* and the New York Giants* opened their spring training schedule
in Havana, Cuba. The Dodgers prevailed 4-3 over the Giants with Giants pitcher Paul Dean taking the loss.

 

                         1952 Topps #91 Al (Red) Schoendienst Card
2) Outfielder/1st baseman George Metkovich was purchased by Oakland of the PCL from the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1950.
3)  In 1989 on this date , former St.Louis Cardinal infielder Red Schoendienst was elected to the
Baseball Hall of Fame.

                   

Died: 3

1952 Topps #39 Dizzy Trout Baseball Card                       
Dizzy Trout died on this date in 1972          Harvey Kuenn* died on this date in 1988


Jim Fridley died on this date in 2003

                      

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