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.
Dee Fondy was born on this day in 1924
1) All-star infielder Lou Boudreau* was released by the
Boston Red Sox on this date in 1951. Boudreau would resign with the Red Sox prior to the "52 season.
2) Infielder Al Dark was traded to the SF Giants by the Milwaukee Braves on this date in 1960.
Dark would become the Giants manager for the 1961 Baseball season.
3) On this date in 1967, the United Press International honored Dick Williams as the
American League Manager of the Year when he led the Red Sox to the World Series.
Glenn (Rocky) Nelson died on this day in 2006