Now Batting, Number…

December 26, 2008 at 4:46 pm (Baseball)

… by Jack Looney is a terrific read. I’ve had a lifetime obsession with baseball numbers. Sure stats, but more importantly uniform numbers. This is the bible thereof.

Did you know that Hank Bauer wore #25 when first donned pinstripes? And after Andy [Hexum] Carey left the Yankees, Deron Johnson wore his # 6 for a short while before Clete Boyer changed from #34 to #6. I’m guessing it matters not, to the vast majority of folks. :-)

nowbattingnumber1

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