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) Dodger Infielder Cookie Lavagetto reached base 7 consecutive times with 6 hits and a walk in a game
against the Philadelphia Phillies on this date in 1939. Boxscore
2) On this date in 1952, the Washington Senators selected Infielder Wayne Terwilliger off waivers from
the Brooklyn Dodgers.
3) On this date in 1952, "Dem Bums" the Brooklyn Dodgers*, clinched the National League pennant
with a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies . Boxscore
4) Orioles pitcher Jack Harshman* hit 2 home runs in a game against the Washington Senator on this date in 1958.
5) On this date in 1967, the California Angels released right handed pitcher Lew Burdette*.