1952 TOPPS Baseball Cards
Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:
Mike Garcia born on this day in 1923
In a multi-player player deal, the Boston Red Sox obtained Vern
Stephens from the St. Louis Browns.
The Browns received six players, including Al Widmar, Jim Wilson, and Ed Pellagrini.
Vern Stephens traded to the Red Sox on this date in 1947.
Al Widmar, Jim Wilson, and Eddie Pellagrini traded to the St. Louis Browns on this date in 1947.
2) In a 17 player trade between the
New York Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles, the Yankees receive Don Larson, Bob
Turley, Billy Hunter,
Mike Blyzka, Darrell Johnson, Jim Fridley, and Dick kryhoski. The Orioles obtain Harry Byrd, Jim McDonald, Willy Miranda, Hal Smith,
Gus Triandos, Gene Woodling, Bill Miller, Kal Segrist, Don Leppert, and Ted Del Guercio.
Jim Fridley and Dick Kryhoski traded to the New York Yankees on this date in 1954.
Gene Woodling and Bill Miller traded to the Baltimore Orioles on this date in 1954.
3) Yogi Berra signs a 2 year contract with the New York Mets as a player/coach
on this date in 1964
Floyd Baker died on this date in 2004.