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.
Joe Hatten was born on this day in 1916
1) Infielder Rogers Hornsby* was traded to the Chicago Cubs by the Boston Braves on this date in 1928.
Hornsby had hit for a .387 average for the Braves and would hit .380 for the Cubs in 1929.
2) On this date in 1955, infielder/outfielder Wally Westlake was signed
as a free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Johnny Sain died on this date in 2006 Bob Dillinger* died on this date in 2009