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.
Walter Johnson** (The Big Train) was born this day in 1887
Bob Addis was Born this day in 1925 Bill Wilson* was born this day in 1928
** Walter Johnson shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.
1) On this date in 1938, the three major league DiMaggio brothers,
Dom DiMaggio, Joe DiMaggio*, and Vince DiMaggio**
all played together on the same team for the first time when they made up the outfield for an all-star
team in a West Coast charity game.
** Vince DiMaggio shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.
2) On this date in 1950, Branch Rickey** signed a five year contract as
executive vice president/General manager with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
** Branch Rickey shown on 1952 Topps
Look-N-See style card.
Erv Dusak died this date in 1994