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.
Bill Dickey was born on this day in 1907
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
1) The Chicago Cubs traded inf. Eddie Stanky to the Brooklyn Dodgers for pitcher Bob Chipman on this date in 1944.
2) Inf/of Erv Dusak, inf. Al (Red) Schoendienst, and fellow St.Louis Cardinals players Enos Slaughter, and Nippy Jones
all homered in the 6th inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies on this date in 1948. Boxscore
3) Catcher Less Moss was traded by the Bal. Orioles for P. Harry (Fritz) Dorish of the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1955.
4) In 1959 on this date, the Cleveland Indians traded Jim Bolger and cash to the Philadelphia Phillies for inf. Willie (Puddin Head) Jones.
5) Outfielder Jim Delsing was purchased by the Kansas City Athletics from the Washington Senators on this date in 1960.
6) In 1971 on this date, future Hall of Fame centerfielder Willie Mays hit his ML record 22nd
and last extra-inning home run in a game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Boxscore