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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

March 3
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 1


Steve Souchock was born on this day in 1919

 

Events/Transactions: 3

 
1) On this date in 1959, the Cleveland Indians traded Larry Doby to the Detroit Tigers for Tito Francona.
2) In 1998 on this date, Larry Doby was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

 


3) Also on this date in 1998, former White Sox announcer Jack Brickhouse* underwent surgery  to remove a tumor from his brain.
Brickhouse would die five months later while getting dressed to attend long time friend Harry Carey's funeral.

    

Died: 2

                                             1952 Topps #28 Jerry Priddy Baseball Card
Frank (Stubby) Overmire died on this date in 1977          Jerry Priddy died on this date in 1980

                      

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