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Tuesday, January 1,1952

Tuesday, January 1,1952

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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ted Abernathy Washington Senators I Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (North Carolina HS)
Hank Aguirre Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Gair Allie Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Sandy Amoros Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Archer -- Hist Released by Yankees
Curt Barclay New York Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Oregon)
Frank Baumann Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri HS)
Mike Baxes -- Hist Returned to San Francisco (PCL)
Julio Becquer Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Berardino Cleveland Indians Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1952-1952 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Charlie Bishop -- Hist Returned to Ottawa (International)
Charlie Bishop Philadelphia Athletics Hist Selected from Ottawa (International) by Philadelphia Athletics in Minor League Draft
Lou Boudreau Boston Red Sox Hist Signed contract with Red Sox
Harry Bright Chicago Cubs Hist Returned to Chicago Cubs
Don Buddin Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Frank Carswell Detroit Tigers Hist Selected from Buffalo (International) by Detroit Tigers in Minor League Draft
Jerry Casale Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ed Charles Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom Cheney St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Rip Coleman New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wake Forest)
Bill Connelly -- Hist Returned to Toledo (American Association)
Wes Covington Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Currie Boston Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Jerry Davie Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Juan Delis Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Sammy Esposito Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as free agent by Chicago White Sox
Tom Flanigan Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Ohio HS)
Tito Francona St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Joe Frazier -- Hist Unknown transaction
Mark Freeman New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (LSU)
Harvey Gentry New York Giants Hist Returned to New York Giants
Jim Gentile Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tommy Giordano Philadelphia Athletics Hist Unknown transaction
Dick Gray Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Eli Grba Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Illinois HS)
Fred Green Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New Jersey HS)
Gene Green St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Hal Griggs Washington Senators I Hist Unknown transaction
Bob Hale St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Florida HS)
Chuck Harmon Cincinnati Reds Hist Unknown transaction
Billy Harrell Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Russ Heman Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Bill Henry Boston Red Sox Hist Unknown transaction
Buddy Hicks Boston Braves Hist Sold by Philadelphia Phillies to Boston Braves for $10,000
Gene Host Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Ken Hunt New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Footer Johnson Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ken Johnson Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Marty Keough Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Kucks New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jim Landis Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Don Lassetter St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Charlie Lau Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Felix Mantilla Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Martyn New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Danny McDevitt -- Hist Released by Yankees
Danny McDevitt Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1952-1952 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jack McMahan New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Zach Monroe New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Billy Moran Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Seth Morehead Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Vern Morgan Chicago Cubs Hist Returned to Chicago Cubs
Cholly Naranjo Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dolan Nichols Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Mississippi HS)
Dan Osinski Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Illinois HS)
Camilo Pascual Washington Senators I Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Bobby Prescott Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Panama)
Charlie Rabe Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dusty Rhodes -- Hist Returned to Nashville (Southern Association)
Dusty Rhodes New York Giants Hist Selected from Nashville (Southern Association) by New York Giants in Minor League Draft
Curt Roberts -- Hist Returned to Denver (Western)
Curt Roberts Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Selected from Denver (Western) by Pittsburgh Pirates in Minor League Draft
Johnny Roseboro Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Rudolph Chicago White Sox Hist Unknown transaction
Barney Schultz -- Hist Returned to Denver (Western)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jerry Schypinski Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Detorit Mercy)
Sonny Senerchia Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as free agent by Pittsburgh Pirates
Bobby Gene Smith St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Oregon HS)
Jim Snyder St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Michigan HS)
R.C. Stevens Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bunky Stewart Washington Senators I Hist Sold by New Bern (Coastal Plain) to Washington Senators I for $12,000
Jake Striker Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Heidelberg)
Haywood Sullivan Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Florida)
Moe Thacker New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Thurman -- Hist Returned to San Francisco (PCL)
Bob Trice Philadelphia Athletics Hist Unknown transaction
Quincy Trouppe Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Ozzie Van Brabant Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Roberto Vargas Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Coot Veal Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Harry Walker -- Hist Unknown transaction
Ken Walters Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ted Wieand St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Duane Wilson Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gordie Windhorn New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Woodeshick New York Giants Hist Unknown transaction
Al Worthington New York Giants Hist Unknown transaction
Jerry Zimmerman Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Nebraska HS)
Sammy Meeks Philadelphia Phillies Hist Traded from Cincinnati Reds to Philadelphia Phillies for George McPhail
Hector Lopez Philadelphia Athletics Hist Sold by Drummondville (Provincial) to Philadelphia Athletics for $1,500
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Joe Taylor Philadelphia Athletics Hist Sold by Drummondville (Provincial) to Philadelphia Athletics
Ed Mayer -- Hist no draft record
Humberto Robinson -- Hist no draft record
103 record(s)