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.
Dizzy Dean* was born on this day in 1917 Bob Ramazzotti was born on this day in 1917
1) Outfielder Tommy Holmes was released by the Boston Braves on this date in 1952.
2) Also on this date in 1952, the St. Louis Cardinals signed Stan Musial to a new $85,000 contract.
3) On this date in 1974, outfielder Mickey Mantle and pitcher Whitey Ford* were elected into Baseball's Hall of Fame.
Both played their entire careers with the NY Yankees.
Byrum (By) Saam* died on this date in 2000