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.
Jack Brickhouse* was born on this day in 1916
1) In 1950 on this date, infielder Jackie Robinson signed a new $35,000 contract with the
(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.
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.