Jason Varitek wore #47 for the Red Sox in his rookie season (1998).
Domonic Brown currently wears the number 9. He is a rookie outfielder trying to make his way onto the roster full-time
Mickey Mantle Uniform NumbersNo. Mickey Mantle was issued uniform number 6 as a rookie in 1951. After a bad start Mickey was sent down to the minors. When Mickey was called back up to the Yankees that same year, he was issued number 7 for good.
Jackie Robinson decided to accept the offer by the Brooklyn Dodgers to play with them in major league baseball. He was the first Black man in the majors and he was rookie of the year. His uniform number was 42.
Jackie Robinson decided to accept the offer by the Brooklyn Dodgers to play with them in Major League Baseball. He was the first Black man in the majors and he was rookie of the year. His uniform number was 42.
Say Hey 24In 1951 as a rookie for the New York Giants Willie Mays was first issued number 14. He was then issued number 24 later that same year. Willie would wear uniform number 24 for the rest of his career. He played for the Giants from 1951 - 1972, then for the New York Mets in 1972, and 1973.
That card is not his rookie card. He played extensively in 1995. His Bowman rookie card from 1992 is worth $25, but the rest of rookie cards are valued at around a buck or two.
OJ wore # 32 .
His rookie number was 15. Look at his rookie Topps card. I thought it was odd that he switched. Hines Ward wore #86 throughout his Steelers career. He wore #15 in college and his rookie preseason.
9. DiMaggio wore #9 in his rookie season (1936) and switched to #5 in his second season.
Tashard Choice wears the number 23
he use to wear number 8 then switched to 24