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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

July 13
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 3

                  Frank Hiller was born on this day in 1920               Harry (Fritz) Dorish was born on this day in 1921

Daryl Spencer* was born on this day in 1929



Events/Transactions: 7
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)

1) Philadelphia Athletics centerfielder Doc Cramer* went 6 for 6 in a game against the Detroit
Tigers on this date in 1935. Boxscore  It was the 2nd time in his career that Cramer (shown as a 1952 Chi. White Sox coach)
 had 6 hits in a game, tying a ML record.


                           1952 Topps #70 Al Zarilla Card
2) Red Sox 2nd baseman Bobby Doerr* slammed a 3-run HR to lead the AL to a 5-3 win over the NL on this date in 1943.
3) On this date in 1946, St.Louis Browns centerfielder Al (Zeke) Zarilla tripled twice
in the 4th inning of a game against the Philadelphia Athletics.  Boxscore


                         1952 Topps #63 Howie Pollett Card
4)   Pitcher Morrie Martin  was selected off waivers by he Baltimore Orioles from the Chicago
White Sox on this date in 1956.
5) Also on this date in 1956, the White Sox released pitcher Howie Pollet.


                         1952 Topps #59 Robin Roberts Baseball Card
6) Cleveland Indians pitcher Early Wynn won his 300th, and last, victory in a 7-4 win over the Kansas City Athletics
on this date in 1963. Boxscore
7) On this date in 1966, the Chicago Cubs signed free agent pitcher Robin Roberts.


Died: 1

Mickey Owen* died on this date in 2005