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.
Harry Carey* was born on this day in 1914
Howie Fox was born on this day in 1921 Bob Usher was born on this day in 1925
1) On this date in 1956, outfielder Ted Beard was purchased by the Cleveland Indians
from San Francisco of the PCL.
2) Yankee centerfielder Mickey Mantle retired from baseball on this date in 1969.
3) In 1971 on this date, the San Francisco Giants signed centerfielder Willie Mays to a 2 year $165,000 contract.
Joe Tipton died on this date in 1994 Monte Kennedy died on this date in 1997
Minnie Minoso died on this date in 2015