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.
1) On this date in 1946, Ted Williams* was discharged from the U.S. Marines Air Corp.
2) Leo Durocher, then manager of the NY Giants, was fined $500 for
signing then coach of the Boston Braves, Freddieo Fitzsimmons* while he was
still under contract with the Braves on this day in 1949. Fitzsimmons was also fined $500 and recieved a 30 day spring training suspension.
3) Former Boston Braves manager Charlie Grimm* was named as one of the Chicago Cubs
College of Coaches on this date in 1961.