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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

January 24
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1


Jack Brickhouse* was born on this day in 1916

                           
Events/Transactions: 5


1) In 1950 on this date, infielder Jackie Robinson signed a new $35,000 contract with the
Brooklyn Dodgers.
(This was the highest amount paid by Brooklyn at the time)

 

                   
2) Pitcher Al Benton's contract was sold to Sacramento of the PCL by the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1951.
3) In 1952 on this date, the St.Louis Browns selected shortstop Stan Rojek off waivers
 from the St.Louis Cardinals.
 

                    1952 Topps #33 Warren Spahn Baseball Card
4) Pitcher Connie Marrero was released by the Washington Senators  on this date in 1955.
5) In 1973 on this date, former Braves pitcher Warren Spahn was elected into
the Baseball Hall of Fame.

 

Died: 0

                                        

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