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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

March 24
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 2

                          
Saul Rogovin was born on this day in 1922         Dick Kryhoski was born on this day in 1925

 

Events/Transactions: 5

1952 Topps #45 Eddie Joost Baseball Card
1) The Philadelphia Athletics obtained shortstop Eddie Joost in a deal with the St.Louis Cardinals on this date in 1947.


 

                             
2) Outfielder/1st baseman Sam Mele was signed as a free agent by the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1956.
3) In 1962 on this date, the Houston Colt .45's signed OF/pinch hitter Dave Philley as a free agent.
On the same day, Houston then traded Dave Philley to the Boston Red Sox for Tom Borland.
 

                        
4) On this date in 1962, pitcher Cal McLish* was traded by the Chicago White Sox to the Philadelphia Phillies.
5) Also in 1962 on this date, the Chicago White Sox traded infielder Andy Carey* to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

         

Died: 3

                        1952 Topps #71 Tom Upton Card
Birdie Tebbetts died on this date in 1999          Tom Upton died on this date in 2008


George Kell died on this date in 2009

                      

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