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.
Ted Wilks was born on this day in 1915 Jim Delsing was born on this day in 1925
Steve Bilko was born on this day in 1928
1) The Washington Senators rehired Bucky Harris* to manage the club on this date in 1934.
Harris had led the Senators to the 1924 and '25 American League Championships and the World Series in '24.
2) The White Sox traded P. Randy Gumpert and OF Don Lenhardt to the Red Sox for P. Chuck Stobbs on this date in 1951.
3) Pete Reiser, infielder/outfielder, was released by the Pittsburgh Pirates on this date in 1951.
4) On this date in 1956, the Chicago Cubs traded pitcher Warren Hacker along with outfielder Pete Whisenant* and
infielder Don Hoak to the Cincinnati Redlegs for Ray Joblonski and Elmer Singleton.
Al Dark died on this date in 2014