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.
Waite Hoyt* was born on this day in 1899
(Box scores provided by baseball-reference.com)
1) A's pitcher Dick Fowler tossed a no-hitter against the St.Louis Browns on this date in 1945. Boxscore
2) On this date in 1950, in a 2-0 victory over the Brooklyn Dodgers, Giants pitcher Sal Maglie* hurled
his 4th consecutive shutout. Boxscore
3) Cardinals slugger Stan Musial*, in a 7-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, got his 2,000th hit on this date in 1952.
4) On this date in 1956, the Boston Red Sox purchased infielder Gene Mauch* from the Chicago Cubs.
Al Spalding* died on this date in 1915 Doc Cramer* died on this date in 1990
* Al Spalding shown on 1952 Topps
Look-N-See style card.
* Doc Cramer shown as 1952 Chicago White Sox batting coach.
John Pramesa died on this date in 1996 Richie Ashburn died on this date in 1997