MLB Players Who Wore Number 42

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Player Yrs WAR Team (click to sort by first year)
Santo Alcala2-1.16Cincinnati Reds (76, 77)
Gary Alexander10.62San Francisco Giants (77)
Matt Alexander2-1.00Chicago Cubs (73, 74)
Hank Allen2-3.41Chicago White Sox (72, 73)
Larry Andersen313.85Cleveland Indians (75, 77, 79)
Paul Assenmacher113.04Chicago White Sox (94)
Bill Atkinson30.90Montreal Expos (77, 78, 79)
Jim Austin22.11Milwaukee Brewers (92, 93)
Steve Avery213.79Atlanta Braves (90, 91)
Lee Bales1-0.49Houston Astros (67)
Ray Bare1-0.05St. Louis Cardinals (72)
Ray Barker3-0.18New York Yankees (65, 66, 67)
Babe Barna1-0.08Boston Red Sox (43)
Red Barrett19.98Cincinnati Reds (40)
Shawn Barton1-0.47San Francisco Giants (96)
Dave Beard1-2.54Detroit Tigers (89)
Jack Billingham37.36Houston Astros (69, 70, 71)
Doug Bird18.89Boston Red Sox (83)
Tim Birtsas10.89Cincinnati Reds (88)
Ethan Blackaby1-0.51Milwaukee Braves (64)
Steve Blateric1-0.35Cincinnati Reds (71)
Bobby Bolin918.94San Francisco Giants (61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69)
Rod Bolton2-1.72Chicago White Sox (93, 95)
Bill Bonham318.20Cincinnati Reds (78, 79, 80)
John Boozer10.19Philadelphia Phillies (69)
Rich Bordi31.36Chicago Cubs (83, 84) Baltimore Orioles (86)
Toby Borland30.52Philadelphia Phillies (94, 95, 96)
Ken Brett216.31Boston Red Sox (69, 70)
Jim Britton3-0.44Atlanta Braves (67, 68, 69)
Dick Brodowski1-0.50Boston Red Sox (55)
Jim Brosnan713.92Chicago Cubs (56, 57) Cincinnati Reds (59, 60, 61, 62, 63)
Tom Brown10.12Seattle Mariners (78)
Bob Bruce111.86Atlanta Braves (67)
Freddie Burdette30.76Chicago Cubs (62, 63, 64)
Ken Burkhart16.76St. Louis Cardinals (46)
Sheldon Burnside2-0.32Detroit Tigers (78, 79)
George Burpo1-0.13Cincinnati Reds (46)
Sam Calderone1-0.29Milwaukee Braves (54)
Don Carman75.36Philadelphia Phillies (84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90)
Frank Carpin1-0.22Houston Astros (66)
Steve Carter2-0.20Pittsburgh Pirates (89, 90)
Keefe Cato2-0.17Cincinnati Reds (83, 84)
Pete Center1-0.65Cleveland Indians (45)
Tom Cheney15.25St. Louis Cardinals (57)
Bruce Christensen10.44California Angels (71)
John Christensen1-0.94Seattle Mariners (87)
Ed Cihocki1-1.01Philadelphia Athletics (32)
Terry Clark2-0.34California Angels (88, 89)
Lance Clemons1-0.69Boston Red Sox (74)
Kevin Coffman1-1.92Chicago Cubs (90)
Hy Cohen1-0.65Chicago Cubs (55)
Jerry Coleman96.47New York Yankees (49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57)
Don Collins10.70Atlanta Braves (77)
Joe Collins112.04New York Yankees (48)
Wayne Comer12.13Detroit Tigers (72)
Dennis Cook310.67Texas Rangers (95, 96) Florida Marlins (97)
Dusty Cooke17.08Cincinnati Reds (38)
Scott Coolbaugh2-0.84Texas Rangers (89, 90)
Jim Cosman20.52St. Louis Cardinals (66, 67)
Keith Creel1-0.95Texas Rangers (87)
Jack Curtis21.20Chicago Cubs (61, 62)
John D'Acquisto1-1.02Montreal Expos (80)
John Dagenhard10.38Boston Braves (43)
Jay Dahl1-0.35Houston Colt .45s (63)
Mike Dalton10.07Detroit Tigers (91)
Bobby Darwin24.10Boston Red Sox (76, 77)
Jeff Darwin10.55Seattle Mariners (94)
Mark Davidson1-0.99Houston Astros (89)
Curt Davis339.00Philadelphia Phillies (34, 35, 36)
Tommy Davis120.45Oakland Athletics (70)
Tommy de la Cruz12.18Cincinnati Reds (44)
John Denny232.21St. Louis Cardinals (74) Cleveland Indians (82)
Don Dillard20.08Milwaukee Braves (63, 65)
Tom Drees1-0.30Chicago White Sox (91)
Bill Drescher10.01New York Yankees (46)
Logan Easley1-0.62Pittsburgh Pirates (87)
Larry Elliot11.07New York Mets (64)
Dick Ellsworth220.08Cleveland Indians (69, 70)
Mark Esser1-0.09Chicago White Sox (79)
Tommy Fine1-0.57St. Louis Browns (50)
Al Fitzmorris116.55Kansas City Royals (69)
Curt Flood141.91St. Louis Cardinals (58)
Marv Foley2-1.02Chicago White Sox (78, 79)
Dick Fowler17.48Philadelphia Athletics (41)
Larry French345.17Pittsburgh Pirates (32, 33, 34)
Danny Frisella15.14Milwaukee Brewers (76)
Tom Funk1-0.20Houston Astros (86)
Len Gabrielson11.73Milwaukee Braves (60)
Johnny Gee1-1.90Pittsburgh Pirates (39)
Andy Gilbert1-0.33Boston Red Sox (46)
Joe Gilbert2-1.31Montreal Expos (72, 73)
Pedro Gonzalez31.26New York Yankees (63, 64, 65)
Tom Goodwin38.53Kansas City Royals (95, 96, 97)
Jim Gosger22.26Montreal Expos (70, 71)
Mike Griffin10.82Baltimore Orioles (87)
Marv Grissom712.70New York Giants (53, 54, 55, 56, 57) San Francisco Giants (58) St. Louis Cardinals (59)
Buddy Groom66.76Detroit Tigers (92, 93, 94, 95) Oakland Athletics (96, 97)
Harry Gumbert117.22St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Larry Gura121.41New York Yankees (74)
John Habyan36.21New York Yankees (91, 92, 93)
Harvey Haddix533.25St. Louis Cardinals (52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Chet Hajduk10.00Chicago White Sox (41)
Tom Hall35.86New York Mets (75) Kansas City Royals (76, 77)
Lee Hancock2-0.19Pittsburgh Pirates (95, 96)
Chris Haney23.05Montreal Expos (91, 92)
Larry Hardy1-1.60Houston Astros (76)
Pete Harnisch217.91Baltimore Orioles (88, 89)
Greg Harris219.85San Diego Padres (84) Boston Red Sox (89)
Chuck Hartenstein5-0.69Chicago Cubs (65, 66, 67, 68) Pittsburgh Pirates (69)
Mickey Haslin1-0.37Philadelphia Phillies (35)
Andy Hassler56.91California Angels (71, 73, 74, 75, 76)
Dave Henderson1427.63Seattle Mariners (81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86) Boston Red Sox (87) Oakland Athletics (88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93) Kansas City Royals (94)
Fernando Hernandez1-0.35Detroit Tigers (97)
Jeremy Hernandez21.92Florida Marlins (94, 95)
Xavier Hernandez12.34Toronto Blue Jays (89)
Ed Herrmann15.89Chicago White Sox (67)
Johnny Hetki14.51Cincinnati Reds (45)
Glenallen Hill19.65Chicago Cubs (93)
Frank Hiller13.72New York Giants (53)
Ron Hodges126.14New York Mets (73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84)
Joe Hoerner110.10Cincinnati Reds (77)
Guy Hoffman13.48Texas Rangers (88)
Mark Holzemer3-2.31California Angels (93, 95, 96)
Jim Hopper1-0.21Pittsburgh Pirates (46)
Pat House1-0.98Houston Astros (67)
Dave Huppert1-0.59Milwaukee Brewers (85)
Butch Huskey60.86New York Mets (95, 96, 97, 98) Seattle Mariners (99) Minnesota Twins (00)
Lou Jackson1-0.23Chicago Cubs (59)
Michael Jackson918.85San Francisco Giants (92, 93, 94) Cincinnati Reds (95) Seattle Mariners (96) Cleveland Indians (97, 98, 99) Minnesota Twins (02)
Ron Jackson30.43Chicago White Sox (54, 55, 56)
Art James1-0.53Detroit Tigers (75)
Bob James22.18Montreal Expos (83, 84)
Kevin Jarvis2-4.07Cincinnati Reds (94, 95)
Joey Jay214.04Milwaukee Braves (57) Atlanta Braves (66)
Domingo Jean10.39New York Yankees (93)
George Jeffcoat10.35Brooklyn Dodgers (39)
Hal Jeffcoat48.31Cincinnati Redlegs (56, 57, 58) Cincinnati Reds (59)
Reggie Jefferson14.52Cincinnati Reds (91)
Stan Jefferson1-0.25Cincinnati Reds (91)
Johnny Jeter1-0.17Cleveland Indians (74)
Bart Johnson39.66Chicago White Sox (69, 70, 71)
Roy Johnson5-1.18Chicago Cubs (44, 45, 46, 47, 48)
Tony Johnson1-1.09Montreal Expos (81)
Scott Karl58.68Milwaukee Brewers (95, 96, 97, 98, 99)
Dick Kelley13.54San Diego Padres (71)
Jim Kern114.10Milwaukee Brewers (85)
Mike Kilkenny2-0.15Cleveland Indians (72, 73)
Ron Kittle84.72Chicago White Sox (82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 89, 90, 91) Baltimore Orioles (90)
Chris Knapp30.36California Angels (78, 79, 80)
Alan Koch2-0.78Detroit Tigers (63, 64)
Hal Kolstad1-1.79Boston Red Sox (62)
Fabian Kowalik1-1.12Philadelphia Phillies (36)
Al Kozar1-0.66Washington Senators (50)
Kurt Krieger1-0.22St. Louis Cardinals (51)
Mike Krsnich1-0.12Milwaukee Braves (60)
Bill Krueger13.01Montreal Expos (92)
Tony La Russa2-0.56Oakland Athletics (71) Chicago Cubs (73)
Frank LaCorte2-4.13Atlanta Braves (78, 79)
Mike LaCoss10.24San Francisco Giants (86)
Pete Ladd11.67Houston Astros (79)
Ray Lamb14.17Los Angeles Dodgers (69)
Max Lanier130.26New York Giants (52)
Dave LaPoint47.03Milwaukee Brewers (80) New York Yankees (89, 90) Philadelphia Phillies (91)
Charlie Lau12.05Baltimore Orioles (61)
George Lauzerique1-0.50Kansas City Athletics (67)
Mark Lee20.68San Diego Padres (78, 79)
Ron LeFlore118.04Detroit Tigers (74)
Bob Lemon148.22Cleveland Indians (42)
Mark Lemongello22.58Houston Astros (77, 78)
Jose Lima64.89Houston Astros (97, 98, 99, 00, 01) Detroit Tigers (01, 02)
Hod Lisenbee15.58Cincinnati Reds (45)
Danny Litwhiler118.31St. Louis Cardinals (46)
Skip Lockwood510.76Seattle Pilots (69) Milwaukee Brewers (70, 71, 72, 73)
Vance Lovelace1-0.05Seattle Mariners (90)
Greg Luzinski226.24Philadelphia Phillies (70, 71)
Hersh Lyons10.12St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Morris Madden1-0.67Detroit Tigers (87)
Mickey Mahler21.54Detroit Tigers (85) Texas Rangers (86)
Rick Mahler1220.23Atlanta Braves (80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 91) Cincinnati Reds (89, 90) Montreal Expos (91)
Bob Malloy1-0.22Montreal Expos (90)
Jim Manning1-0.47Minnesota Twins (62)
Keith Marshall1-0.01Kansas City Royals (73)
Buck Martinez14.49Kansas City Royals (73)
Carlos Martinez2-2.36Cleveland Indians (92, 93)
Pedro Martinez31.03San Diego Padres (93, 94) Houston Astros (95)
Ron Mathis1-1.98Houston Astros (85)
Gene Mauch1-0.16Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Milt May116.37San Francisco Giants (80)
Tom McBride10.36Boston Red Sox (43)
Billy McCool64.57Cincinnati Reds (64, 65, 66, 67, 68) San Diego Padres (69)
Roger McDowell510.08New York Mets (85, 86, 87, 88, 89)
Jim Mecir17.97Seattle Mariners (95)
Doc Medich519.59New York Yankees (72, 73) Texas Rangers (78, 79, 80)
Jack Meyer75.69Philadelphia Phillies (55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61)
Cass Michaels215.76Washington Senators (50, 51)
Bob Miller116.67San Diego Padres (73)
Norm Miller21.20Atlanta Braves (73, 74)
Paul Mirabella20.58Toronto Blue Jays (80, 81)
Herb Moford1-0.77Boston Red Sox (59)
Sid Monge28.53San Diego Padres (83, 84) Detroit Tigers (84)
Roger Moret17.13Texas Rangers (77)
Bobby Morgan19.44St. Louis Cardinals (56)
John Morris10.35San Francisco Giants (72)
Walt Moryn19.95St. Louis Cardinals (60)
Willie Mueller1-0.35Milwaukee Brewers (81)
Hugh Mulcahy23.69Philadelphia Phillies (35, 37)
Danny Murphy10.09Chicago Cubs (60)
Tom Murphy38.52Milwaukee Brewers (74, 75, 76)
Mike Mussina182.81Baltimore Orioles (91)
Jim Nash18.26Philadelphia Phillies (72)
Julio Navarro31.25Detroit Tigers (64, 65, 66)
Phil Nevin115.93Detroit Tigers (95)
Fred Newman15.87Los Angeles Angels (62)
Tom Niedenfuer110.31Baltimore Orioles (87)
Al Nipper15.35Cleveland Indians (90)
Ron Nischwitz10.22Cleveland Indians (63)
Eric Nolte1-0.84Texas Rangers (91)
John Noriega1-0.64Cincinnati Reds (70)
Jack O'Connor1-0.50Minnesota Twins (82)
Denny O'Toole10.20Chicago White Sox (69)
Sherman Obando2-0.72Baltimore Orioles (93, 95)
Jose Oliva1-0.83St. Louis Cardinals (95)
Bob Oliver14.29New York Yankees (75)
Bob Owchinko12.00Cleveland Indians (80)
Ray Oyler10.03California Angels (70)
Jim Pankovits11.07Boston Red Sox (90)
Bill Paschall10.00Kansas City Royals (79)
Shannon Penn1-0.51Detroit Tigers (96)
Jack Perconte15.95Chicago White Sox (86)
Marty Perez2-0.09California Angels (69, 70)
Mike Perez52.11St. Louis Cardinals (90, 91, 92, 93, 94)
Adam Peterson2-1.86Chicago White Sox (87, 88)
Ken Phelps19.37Montreal Expos (82)
Juan Pizarro219.57Oakland Athletics (69) Chicago Cubs (70)
Biff Pocoroba2-0.67Atlanta Braves (75, 76)
Ken Polivka10.06Cincinnati Reds (47)
Ted Power27.14St. Louis Cardinals (89) Seattle Mariners (93)
Carl Powis1-0.34Baltimore Orioles (57)
Jim Qualls1-1.03Chicago Cubs (69)
Chuck Rainey41.84Boston Red Sox (79, 80, 81, 82)
Vic Raschi116.53New York Yankees (46)
Eric Rasmussen45.02St. Louis Cardinals (75, 76, 77, 78)
Ron Reed924.88St. Louis Cardinals (75) Philadelphia Phillies (76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83)
Bob Reynolds12.72Montreal Expos (69)
Ken Reynolds1-0.41Philadelphia Phillies (71)
Armando Reynoso611.95Atlanta Braves (91, 92) Colorado Rockies (93, 94, 95, 96)
Dennis Ribant13.92Cincinnati Reds (69)
Beryl Richmond10.12Chicago Cubs (33)
Steve Ridzik14.91Philadelphia Phillies (66)
Jim Rittwage10.67Cleveland Indians (70)
Mariano Rivera1956.26New York Yankees (95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13)
Bert Roberge50.35Houston Astros (79, 80, 82) Montreal Expos (85, 86)
Jackie Robinson1061.66Brooklyn Dodgers (47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Rich Rodriguez45.03San Diego Padres (90, 91, 92, 93) Florida Marlins (93)
Les Rohr1-0.33New York Mets (67)
John Roper10.06San Francisco Giants (95)
Larry Rothschild2-0.12Detroit Tigers (81, 82)
Kirk Rueter516.36Montreal Expos (93, 94, 95, 96) San Francisco Giants (96, 97)
Scott Ruffcorn1-2.47Chicago White Sox (96)
Marc Sagmoen1-0.54Texas Rangers (97)
Roger Salkeld20.23Seattle Mariners (93) Cincinnati Reds (96)
Moe Savransky10.30Cincinnati Redlegs (54)
Pat Scanlon3-0.33Montreal Expos (74, 75, 76)
Paul Schaal514.64Los Angeles Angels (64) California Angels (65, 66, 67, 68)
Sid Schacht1-1.64St. Louis Browns (51)
Jeff Schaefer1-0.32Oakland Athletics (94)
Jason Schmidt229.48Pittsburgh Pirates (96, 97)
Al Severinsen11.17San Diego Padres (72)
Bobby Shantz134.65Houston Colt .45s (62)
Jeff Shaw113.71Montreal Expos (93)
Steve Shea10.53Houston Astros (68)
Joe Shipley2-0.83San Francisco Giants (59, 60)
Bill Short1-1.54Cincinnati Reds (69)
Brian Shouse15.23Pittsburgh Pirates (93)
Sonny Siebert1132.13Cleveland Indians (64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69) Boston Red Sox (70, 71, 72, 73) St. Louis Cardinals (74)
Nelson Simmons1-0.03Baltimore Orioles (87)
Wayne Simpson1-0.98California Angels (77)
Elmer Singleton10.48Chicago Cubs (59)
Dan Smith1-0.06Texas Rangers (92)
Dave Smith211.68Chicago Cubs (91, 92)
Frank Snook1-0.02San Diego Padres (73)
Lary Sorensen212.96Chicago Cubs (85) Montreal Expos (87)
Charlie Spikes10.36New York Yankees (72)
Ebba St. Claire20.70Boston Braves (52) Milwaukee Braves (53)
George Stablein10.16San Diego Padres (80)
Tuck Stainback2-6.20Chicago Cubs (34, 37)
Gerry Staley118.90Cincinnati Redlegs (55)
Charley Stanceu1-1.19Philadelphia Phillies (46)
Joe Staton2-0.23Detroit Tigers (72, 73)
Rick Steirer3-0.58California Angels (82, 83, 84)
Walter Stephenson20.01Chicago Cubs (35, 36)
Bud Stewart15.79New York Yankees (48)
Dick Stigman13.88Boston Red Sox (66)
Chuck Stobbs114.75Boston Red Sox (47)
Tim Stoddard14.58Chicago White Sox (75)
John Stuper11.40Cincinnati Reds (85)
Jim Suchecki1-0.39St. Louis Browns (51)
Billy Sullivan17.81Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Gordie Sundin10.00Baltimore Orioles (56)
Bruce Sutter1024.05Chicago Cubs (76, 77, 78, 79, 80) St. Louis Cardinals (81, 82, 83, 84) Atlanta Braves (88)
Dale Sveum1-2.35Chicago White Sox (92)
Bob Sykes2-0.05St. Louis Cardinals (79, 80)
Ken Szotkiewicz1-0.13Detroit Tigers (70)
Chuck Taylor412.03St. Louis Cardinals (69, 70, 71) New York Mets (72)
Ron Taylor64.41New York Mets (67, 68, 69, 70, 71) San Diego Padres (72)
Tom Tellmann24.32Milwaukee Brewers (83, 84)
Bob Tewksbury220.84Chicago Cubs (87, 88)
Roy Thomas13.56St. Louis Cardinals (78)
Gene Thompson17.25New York Giants (46)
George Throop1-0.09Kansas City Royals (75)
Paul Toth11.71St. Louis Cardinals (62)
Alan Trammell170.69Detroit Tigers (77)
John Trautwein1-0.61Boston Red Sox (88)
Lee Tunnell10.88St. Louis Cardinals (87)
Jerry Turner34.16San Diego Padres (74, 75, 76)
Tom Underwood19.93Baltimore Orioles (84)
Cecil Upshaw17.37Chicago White Sox (75)
Tom Urbani1-0.51Detroit Tigers (96)
Ozzie Van Brabant1-0.65Philadelphia Athletics (54)
Gary Varsho3-0.52Pittsburgh Pirates (91, 92) Cincinnati Reds (93)
Mo Vaughn1227.09Boston Red Sox (91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98) Anaheim Angels (99, 00) New York Mets (02, 03)
Randy Veres10.15Detroit Tigers (96)
John Verhoeven11.25California Angels (76)
Mickey Vernon135.13Pittsburgh Pirates (60)
Omar Vizquel145.58Seattle Mariners (89)
Bruce Von Hoff1-0.28Houston Astros (65)
Harry Walker112.28St. Louis Cardinals (40)
Hank Webb1-0.19New York Mets (72)
Lenny Webster33.27Baltimore Orioles (97, 98, 99)
Ralph Weigel1-0.70Cleveland Indians (46)
Butch Wensloff13.11New York Yankees (47)
Sandy Wihtol10.63Cleveland Indians (79)
Milt Wilcox113.28Chicago Cubs (75)
Keith Williams1-0.18San Francisco Giants (96)
Carl Willis11.87Cincinnati Reds (86)
Jim Willoughby33.94San Francisco Giants (72, 73, 74)
Earl Wilson127.61San Diego Padres (70)
Bobby Wine1-2.18Philadelphia Phillies (62)
Kerry Woodson10.10Seattle Mariners (92)
Rob Woodward2-0.17Boston Red Sox (85, 86)
Ken Wright1-0.35New York Yankees (74)
Rick Wrona1-0.30Milwaukee Brewers (94)
Rich Yett41.33Cleveland Indians (86, 87, 88, 89)
Jim York40.86Houston Astros (72, 73, 74, 75)
Chris Zachary1-0.49Kansas City Royals (69)
Frank Zupo3-0.07Baltimore Orioles (57, 58, 61)