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.
Terry Moore* was born on this day in 1912
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
1) Outfielder Marv Rickert was purchased by the Chicago White Sox from the Pittsburgh Pirates on this date in 1950.
2) On this date in 1960, Baltimore Orioles catcher Clint Courtney* used an oversized mitt to catch knuckleballer Hoyt Wilhelm
in a game against the New York Yankees. The oversized mitt was later banned by league officials. Boxscore
3) On this date in 1969, free agent pitcher Bill Henry* was signed by the Houston Astros.