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.
Dick Rozek was born on this day in 1927
1) The Chicago Orphans of the NL became known as the Chicago Cubs* by way of a newspaper article written in the Chicago
Daily News referring to the teams young players as cubs on this day in 1902. They'll officially change
their team name prior to the 1903 season.
2) Pitcher Mickey Harris was released by the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1953.
3) The Washington Senators obtained outfielder Tom Wright* from the Chicago White Sox on this date in 1954.
4) In 1958 on this date, the Detroit Tigers obtained infielder Milt Bolling* in a trade
with the Cleveland Indians.
Chet Nichols died on this date in 1995