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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

June 26
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1

        1952 Topps #63 Howie Pollett Card
   Howie Pollet was born on this day in 1921

 

Events/Transactions: 4
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
 

            
1) Detroit Tigers outfielder Pat Mullin hit 3 home runs in a game
against the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1949. Boxscore
 

 

                       
2) Catcher/outfielder Yogi Berra, in a game at old Wrigley Field in Los Angeles, collected his 2,000 career hit
in a game against the Los Angeles Angels on this date in 1961. Boxscore
3) In 1962 on this date, the Huston Colt 45's purchased outfielder Bob Cerv* from the NY Yankees.
Cerv would make his debut for the Colt 45's on June 29th and go 0 for 3 against Jim O'Toole and the Cincinnati Reds.
Boxscore

 


4) Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda* underwent angioplasty surgery
after suffering a mild heart attach on this date in 1996.

 

 

Died: 2

                                
Roy Campanella died on this date in 1993         Jack Urban* died on this date in 2006

 

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