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.
1) In a 5 player trade, outfielder Casey Stengel* was sent to the Pittsburgh Pirates
from the Brooklyn Robbins on this date in 1918.
2) Pitcher Bob Feller was released by the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1957.
3) The Chicago White Sox re-signed infielder Chico Carrasquel as a free agent on this date in 1960.
4) In 1961 on this date, the Los Angeles Dodgers named their former manager, Leo Durocher, as their new
3rd base coach, .
5) In 1980 on this date, "The Duke of Flatbush", Duke Snider, was elected into baseball's Hall of Fame.
Johnny Temple* died on this date in 1994