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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

January 18
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 1

 Mike Fornieles* was born on this day in 1932


Events/Transactions: 4

3) On this date in 1934, Cardinals pitcher Dizzy Dean* predicted to the St.Lous media that he and his brother
Paul would lead the cardinals to the National League pennant. The brothers would go on to win 49 wins and lead the Cardinals
to reach, and go on to win the '34 World Series.


Infielder/outfielder Sam Mele was released from the Cincinnati Red Legs on this date in 1956.
2) On this date in 1957, the Red Legs released catcher Bruce Edwards.


3) On this date in 1969, Ted Williams* was signed to manage the Washington Senators.


Died: 2

1952 Topps #54 Leo Kiely Baseball Card                   
            Leo Kiely died on this date in 1984            George Crowe died on this date in 2011