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 Fowler was born on this day in 1921
1) Pitcher Ewell Blackwell was sold by the NY Yankees to the Kansas City Athletics on this date in 1955.
2) In 1956 on this date, the Chicago Cubs traded outfielder Hank Sauer to the St.Louis Cardinals for outfielder Pete Whisenant*.
3) On this date in 1958, pitcher Dick Littlefield* was purchased by the Milwaukee Braves from the Chicago Cubs.
4) In 1966 on this date, the Houston Astros signed pitcher Robin Roberts as a free agent.
Billy Cox died on this date in 1978 Herman Franks died on this date in 2009
Bob Turley* died on this date in 2013