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.
Ernie Harwell* was born on this day in 1918
1) On this day in 1945, pitcher Erv Palica was signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers
as an amateur free agent .
2) On this day in 1949, player/manager Lou Boudreau of the Cleveland Indians was awarded a two
year contract renewal after guiding the Indians to the 1948 World Championship.
3) The Baltimore Orioles sold pitcher Don Johnson's contract to Toronto of the International League on this day in 1956.
4) In 1961 on this date, the Cincinnati Reds traded pitcher Joe Nuxhall to the Kansa City Athletics.
Hoot Evers died on this date in 1991 Toby Atwell died on this date in 2003