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Q: Who was the first baseball player to have his jersey retired?
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Who was the first major baseball player to have his jersey retired?

Lou Gehrig 1940

When inducted into hall of fame will jersey be retired?

There is no set time for a Hall of Fame player's jersey be retired. That decision is up to the team or teams with which the player played. One exception is the retirement of number "42" worn by Jackie Robinson which was retired by the baseball commissioner in honor of Robinson, who was the traditional first player to break the so-call color line in baseball.

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Ace Bailey #6 retired by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1934.

What New York Giants jersey was the first to be retired?

The first Giants jersey to be retired, which was also the first jersey ever retired by an NFL team, was the #1 of offensive/defensive end Ray Flaherty in 1935.

Who was the first baseball player to have his number retired?

Lou Gehrig (#4)

Which Pittsburgh Steelers player had his jersey number retired first?

Defensive tackle Ernie Stautner had his #70retired by the Steelers. That has been the only number they have retired.

Which jersey number was retired first for the Pittsburgh Steelers?

The first (and last) jersey number to be retired by the Steelers is #70 for Ernie Stautner. While his is the only one officially retired, many are "unofficially" retired.

Who was the first Major League Baseball player to have his number retired?

On July 4, 1939, Lou Gehrig became the first Major League Baseball player to have his number, 4, retired by his team. Since then, over 120 other people have had their numbers retired. The Yankees were the first team to retire a number. Number 4, Lou Gehrig was the first player to have his number retired

How old was Jackie Robinson when he retired?

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What Chicago Cubs jersey was the first to be retired?

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