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WHEN NUMBERS FIRST APPEARED ON UNIFORMS, THE YANKEES LINE UP FOR EXAMPLE, THE NUMBERS WERE REFLECTIVE OF YOUR PLACE IN THE BATTING ORDER... RUTH BATTED 3RD, GEHRIG 4TH,AND DIMAGGIO WAS 5TH IN THE ORDER...THOSE WERE THIER UNIFORM #'S.

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