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.
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
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.
4) The Cleveland Indians traded catcher Joe Tipton to the Washington Senators for catcher Mickey Grasso in 1954 on this date,
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.
Lloyd Merriman* died on the date in 2004 Gus Zernial died on this date in 2011
Vern Benson* died on this date in 2014