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.
Bob Elliot was born on this day in 1916
. Joe Muir was born on this day in 1922 Ben Wade was born on this day in 1922
1) Catcher Charley Silvera, long time back-up for Yogi Berra, was released by the Chicago Cubs on this date in 1957.
2) Boston Red Sox slugging outfielder Jackie Jensen was voted AL MVP on this date in 1958.
3) On this date in 1962, the Boston Red Sox traded infielder Pete Runnels
to the Huston Colt 45's for Roman Mejias.
4) On this date in 1962, catcher Gus Triandos* was traded by the Baltimore Orioles
along with Whitey Herzog to the Detroit Tigers for Dick Brown.