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.
Jim Konstanty was born on this day in 1917 Cal Abrams was born on this day in 1924
1) Pitcher Tom Lasorda* was purchased by the Kansas City Athletics from the Brooklyn Dodgers on this date in 1956.
2) In 1962 on this date, the New York Mets returned pitcher Billy Loes to the San Francisco Giants
following a previous purchase. That same day, the Giants released Billy Loes.
3) On this date in 2005, Jackie Robinson posthumously received the Congressional
Medal of Honor.
Ray Moore* died on this date in 1995. Clem Labine died on this date in 2007