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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

September 27
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.

 

Born: 2

 1952 Topps #15 Johnny Pesky Baseball Card                                   
   Johnny Pesky was born on this day in 1919               Dick Hall* was born on this day in 1930

 

Events/Transactions: 5
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
 


1) The Cincinnati Reds traded Clyde Vollmer to the Washington Senators
for Carden Gillenwater on this date in 1948.

 

                    1952 Topps #98 Bill Pierce Card
2) Braves rookie Eddie Mathews hit 3 home runs in a game against the Brooklyn Dodgers on this date in 1952. Boxscore
3) Playing their last game as a ML franchise, the St.Louis Browns* lost 2-1 to Lefty Pitcher Billy Pierce and the
Chicago White Sox on this date in 1953.  Boxscore

4) Browns outfielder Johnny Groth scored the last run for the St.Louis Browns in that game.
1952 Topps #25 Johnny Groth Baseball Card

 


5) On this date in 1954, pitcher  Karl Drews was released by the Cincinnati Redlegs.
     
 

Died: 1


Dick Rozek died on this date in 2001

 

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