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.
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
1) Braves 3rd baseman Eddie Mathews hit a 2-run HR in the bottom of the 10th inning against the NY Yankees to end game 4
of the World Series in a 7-5 Braves victory on this date in 1957. Boxscore
2) On this date in 1962, infielder Red Schoendienst was released by the St.Louis Cardinals.
3) In 1964 on this date, former White Sox all-star ace lefthander Billy Pierce was released
by the San Francisco Giants.
4) Long time Brooklyn Dodgers centerfielder Duke Snider was released by the San Francisco Giants
on this date in 1964.
Johnny Vander Meer* died on this date in 1997
* Johnny Vander Meer shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card