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) An exhibition game between the NY Giants* and Chicago Cubs* being played in Los Angeles
was interrupted by an earthquake on this date in 1933.
2) Centerfielder Mickey Mantle signed a 1 year $65,000 contract with the New York Yankees on this date in 1960.
3) In 1981 on this date, first baseman Johnny (The Big Cat) Mize was elected to the
Baseball Hall of Fame.