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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

January 20
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 3

                       1952 Topps #27 Sam Jethroe Baseball Card
Joe Dobson was born on this day in 1917          Sam Jethroe was born on this day in 1918


Gene Stephens* was born on this day in 1933

     

Events/Transactions: 6

 


1) The Detroit Tigers purchased outfielder Don Lund* from the St.Louis Browns on this date in 1949.

 

              
2) Infielder Johnny Berardino was signed as a free agent by the St.Louis Browns on this date in 1951.
3) On this date in 1953. the St.Louis Browns traded infielder Fred Marsh to the Chicago White Sox.

 

                    1952 Topps #90 Mickey Grasso Card
4) The Cleveland Indians traded catcher Joe Tipton to the Washington Senators for catcher Mickey Grasso in 1954 on this date,

 

1952 Topps Ted Williams Card Front                       
5) Outfielder Ted Williams* was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on this date in 1966.
6) In 1970 on this date, former American League Most Valuable Player Lou Boudreau* was voted into the HOF.

         

Died: 3

                        1952 Topps #31 Gus Zernial Baseball Card
Lloyd Merriman* died on the date in 2004          Gus Zernial died on this date in 2011


Vern Benson* died on this date in 2014
 

                      

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