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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

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

 

Born: 3

                                   1952 Topps #103 Cliff Mapes Card
       Eddie Pellagrini was born on this day in 1918                                                                             Cliff Mapes was born on this day in 1922
             Joe Rossi
was born on this day in 1921


 

 

Events/Transactions: 2

 1952 Topps #102 Bill Kennedy Card
1) On this date in 1952, Pitcher Bill Kennedy was purchased by the Chicago White Sox
 from the St.Louis Browns.

 

                      
2) In 1954 on this date, outfielder Bobby Thomson of the Milwaukee Braves broke his ankle sliding into a base during an exhibition game.
He was replaced by a promising prospect named Hank Aaron*.

 


3) On this date in 1960, Chicago White Sox owner Bill Veeck* unveiled new road uniforms with players names
above the number on the back.

 

Died: 2

                       1952 Topps #10 Al Rosen Baseball Card
Frank House died on this date in 2005.         Al Rosen died on this date in 2015

 

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