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) On this date in 1951, Yankees rookie Mickey Mantle belted an estimated 650 foot home run in a
exhibition game between the Yankees and USC held in Southern California.
2) The St.Louis Cardinals selected infielder Gene Mauch* off waivers from the New York Yankees
on this date in 1952.
George Lerchen* died on this date in 2014