Click on the 'Yankees Numbers' link on this page to see all players of the New York Yankees that have worn #49.
The last Yankee to wear number 49 was Jeff Johnson in 1992. The number 49 was retired by the Yankees in 2003, in honor of Ron Guidry who pitched from 1975-1988.
Sergio Mitre currently wears #45 for the Yankees.
Mariano Rivera is the current player and will be the last player on the Yankees to wear number 42. The number was retired throughout baseball in honor of Jackie Robinson. The players who were wearing that number when it was retired were allowed to keep it.
Mariano Rivera still wears # 42. He is the last player in the league who will ever wear the number.
Currently, Yankees closer Mariano Rivera wears #42. He will be the last player in baseball to ever wear the #42, due to the number being retired in honor of Jackie Robinson.
There is no player that currently wears #23 on the Yankees. Don Mattingly was the last player to wear the #23. He wore it from 1984-1995 as a player and 2004-2007 as a coach.
NobodyLou Gehrig was the first and last player on the Yankees to wear #4. The team retired his number in 1939.
The last player to wear number 52 before CC Sabathia was Luis Vizcaino in 2007. In 2008, pitching coach Dave Eilandwore number 52 for the New York Yankees.
The last New York Yankees player to wear No. 51 was outfielder Bernie Williams (1991-2006).
Henry Louis GehrigLou Gehrig played for the New York Yankees from 1923 - 1939.
Currently, Alex Rodriguez wears #13 for the Yankees. The last player to wear it prior to Alex Rodriguez was Jim Leyritz, and prior to him Mike Pagliarulo.
Todd Zeile. He played for the Yankees in 2003.
Many players wore number 41 during the 2011 season for the New York Yankees (all pitchers); Jeff Marquez, Buddy Carlyle, Sergio Mitre and Scott Proctor.