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) Pitcher Frank (Spec) Shea was released by the Washington Senators on this date in 1956
2) The Baltimore Orioles signed Jim Busby as a free agent on this date in 1961
3) Also on this date in 1961, the Cleveland Indians released pitcher Don Newcombe*.
4) On this date in 1972, Yogi Berra and Early Wynn were elected by the BBWAA into
the Baseball Hall of Fame.
5) On this date in 1978, Eddie Mathews was voted into the Hall of Fame.
Tommy Glaviano died on this date in 2004. Stan Musial* Died on this date in 2013
Milt Bolling* Died on this date in 2013