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 Alexander10.61San Francisco Giants (77)
Matt Alexander2-0.99Chicago Cubs (73, 74)
Hank Allen2-3.40Chicago 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 Barrett19.97Cincinnati Reds (40)
Shawn Barton1-0.47San Francisco Giants (96)
Dave Beard1-2.55Detroit Tigers (89)
Jack Billingham37.37Houston Astros (69, 70, 71)
Doug Bird18.89Boston Red Sox (83)
Tim Birtsas10.89Cincinnati Reds (88)
Ethan Blackaby1-0.50Milwaukee Braves (64)
Steve Blateric1-0.35Cincinnati Reds (71)
Bobby Bolin918.97San Francisco Giants (61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69)
Rod Bolton2-1.72Chicago White Sox (93, 95)
Bill Bonham318.19Cincinnati Reds (78, 79, 80)
John Boozer10.19Philadelphia Phillies (69)
Rich Bordi31.36Chicago Cubs (83, 84) Baltimore Orioles (86)
Toby Borland30.51Philadelphia Phillies (94, 95, 96)
Ken Brett216.33Boston Red Sox (69, 70)
Jim Britton3-0.44Atlanta Braves (67, 68, 69)
Dick Brodowski1-0.50Boston Red Sox (55)
Jim Brosnan713.91Chicago 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 Cheney15.26St. Louis Cardinals (57)
Bruce Christensen10.44California Angels (71)
John Christensen1-0.94Seattle Mariners (87)
Ed Cihocki1-1.04Philadelphia 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 Coleman96.48New York Yankees (49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57)
Don Collins10.70Atlanta Braves (77)
Joe Collins112.00New York Yankees (48)
Wayne Comer12.13Detroit Tigers (72)
Dennis Cook310.67Texas Rangers (95, 96) Florida Marlins (97)
Dusty Cooke17.11Cincinnati Reds (38)
Scott Coolbaugh2-0.84Texas Rangers (89, 90)
Jim Cosman20.52St. Louis Cardinals (66, 67)
Keith Creel1-0.94Texas Rangers (87)
Jack Curtis21.20Chicago Cubs (61, 62)
John D'Acquisto1-1.03Montreal Expos (80)
John Dagenhard10.38Boston Braves (43)
Jay Dahl1-0.35Houston Colt .45s (63)
Mike Dalton10.07Detroit Tigers (91)
Bobby Darwin24.08Boston Red Sox (76, 77)
Jeff Darwin10.55Seattle Mariners (94)
Mark Davidson1-0.99Houston Astros (89)
Curt Davis338.99Philadelphia 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 Dillard20.12Milwaukee Braves (63, 65)
Tom Drees1-0.30Chicago White Sox (91)
Bill Drescher10.01New York Yankees (46)
Logan Easley1-0.62Pittsburgh Pirates (87)
Larry Elliot10.97New York Mets (64)
Dick Ellsworth220.07Cleveland Indians (69, 70)
Mark Esser1-0.09Chicago White Sox (79)
Tommy Fine1-0.57St. Louis Browns (50)
Al Fitzmorris116.56Kansas City Royals (69)
Curt Flood141.87St. Louis Cardinals (58)
Marv Foley2-1.02Chicago White Sox (78, 79)
Dick Fowler17.48Philadelphia Athletics (41)
Larry French345.19Pittsburgh 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 Gonzalez31.35New York Yankees (63, 64, 65)
Tom Goodwin38.53Kansas City Royals (95, 96, 97)
Jim Gosger22.24Montreal 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 Groom66.75Detroit Tigers (92, 93, 94, 95) Oakland Athletics (96, 97)
Harry Gumbert117.23St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Larry Gura121.39New York Yankees (74)
John Habyan36.21New York Yankees (91, 92, 93)
Harvey Haddix533.27St. Louis Cardinals (52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Chet Hajduk1-0.03Chicago White Sox (41)
Tom Hall35.85New York Mets (75) Kansas City Royals (76, 77)
Lee Hancock2-0.19Pittsburgh Pirates (95, 96)
Chris Haney23.05Montreal Expos (91, 92)
Larry Hardy1-1.61Houston Astros (76)
Pete Harnisch217.92Baltimore Orioles (88, 89)
Greg Harris219.85San Diego Padres (84) Boston Red Sox (89)
Chuck Hartenstein5-0.68Chicago Cubs (65, 66, 67, 68) Pittsburgh Pirates (69)
Mickey Haslin1-0.37Philadelphia Phillies (35)
Andy Hassler56.90California Angels (71, 73, 74, 75, 76)
Dave Henderson1427.62Seattle 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 Hernandez12.35Toronto Blue Jays (89)
Ed Herrmann15.90Chicago White Sox (67)
Johnny Hetki14.51Cincinnati Reds (45)
Glenallen Hill19.65Chicago Cubs (93)
Frank Hiller13.73New York Giants (53)
Ron Hodges126.14New York Mets (73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84)
Joe Hoerner110.09Cincinnati Reds (77)
Guy Hoffman13.48Texas Rangers (88)
Mark Holzemer3-2.31California Angels (93, 95, 96)
Jim Hopper1-0.21Pittsburgh Pirates (46)
Pat House1-0.97Houston Astros (67)
Dave Huppert1-0.59Milwaukee Brewers (85)
Butch Huskey60.86New York Mets (95, 96, 97, 98) Seattle Mariners (99) Minnesota Twins (00)
Lou Jackson1-0.15Chicago 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 Jackson30.44Chicago White Sox (54, 55, 56)
Art James1-0.53Detroit Tigers (75)
Bob James22.17Montreal Expos (83, 84)
Kevin Jarvis2-4.09Cincinnati Reds (94, 95)
Joey Jay214.06Milwaukee Braves (57) Atlanta Braves (66)
Domingo Jean10.39New York Yankees (93)
George Jeffcoat10.35Brooklyn Dodgers (39)
Hal Jeffcoat48.37Cincinnati 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 Kelley13.56San Diego Padres (71)
Jim Kern114.09Milwaukee Brewers (85)
Mike Kilkenny2-0.17Cleveland Indians (72, 73)
Ron Kittle84.72Chicago White Sox (82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 89, 90, 91) Baltimore Orioles (90)
Chris Knapp30.37California Angels (78, 79, 80)
Alan Koch2-0.77Detroit Tigers (63, 64)
Hal Kolstad1-1.80Boston Red Sox (62)
Fabian Kowalik1-1.12Philadelphia Phillies (36)
Al Kozar1-0.65Washington Senators (50)
Kurt Krieger1-0.22St. Louis Cardinals (51)
Mike Krsnich1-0.12Milwaukee Braves (60)
Bill Krueger13.01Montreal Expos (92)
Tony La Russa2-0.69Oakland Athletics (71) Chicago Cubs (73)
Frank LaCorte2-4.13Atlanta Braves (78, 79)
Mike LaCoss10.24San Francisco Giants (86)
Pete Ladd11.67Houston Astros (79)
Ray Lamb14.18Los Angeles Dodgers (69)
Max Lanier130.25New York Giants (52)
Dave LaPoint47.05Milwaukee Brewers (80) New York Yankees (89, 90) Philadelphia Phillies (91)
Charlie Lau12.25Baltimore Orioles (61)
George Lauzerique1-0.50Kansas City Athletics (67)
Mark Lee20.68San Diego Padres (78, 79)
Ron LeFlore118.05Detroit Tigers (74)
Bob Lemon148.22Cleveland Indians (42)
Mark Lemongello22.58Houston Astros (77, 78)
Jose Lima64.90Houston Astros (97, 98, 99, 00, 01) Detroit Tigers (01, 02)
Hod Lisenbee15.56Cincinnati Reds (45)
Danny Litwhiler118.25St. Louis Cardinals (46)
Skip Lockwood510.75Seattle Pilots (69) Milwaukee Brewers (70, 71, 72, 73)
Vance Lovelace1-0.05Seattle Mariners (90)
Greg Luzinski226.28Philadelphia Phillies (70, 71)
Hersh Lyons10.12St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Morris Madden1-0.67Detroit Tigers (87)
Mickey Mahler21.53Detroit Tigers (85) Texas Rangers (86)
Rick Mahler1220.24Atlanta 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 Martinez2-2.35Cleveland Indians (92, 93)
Pedro Martinez31.04San Diego Padres (93, 94) Houston Astros (95)
Ron Mathis1-1.98Houston Astros (85)
Gene Mauch1-0.12Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Milt May116.53San Francisco Giants (80)
Tom McBride10.36Boston Red Sox (43)
Billy McCool64.57Cincinnati Reds (64, 65, 66, 67, 68) San Diego Padres (69)
Roger McDowell510.07New 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 Meyer75.71Philadelphia Phillies (55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61)
Cass Michaels215.81Washington Senators (50, 51)
Bob Miller116.67San Diego Padres (73)
Norm Miller21.22Atlanta Braves (73, 74)
Paul Mirabella20.58Toronto Blue Jays (80, 81)
Herb Moford1-0.77Boston Red Sox (59)
Sid Monge28.51San Diego Padres (83, 84) Detroit Tigers (84)
Roger Moret17.13Texas Rangers (77)
Bobby Morgan19.45St. Louis Cardinals (56)
John Morris10.35San Francisco Giants (72)
Walt Moryn19.97St. Louis Cardinals (60)
Willie Mueller1-0.35Milwaukee Brewers (81)
Hugh Mulcahy23.70Philadelphia Phillies (35, 37)
Danny Murphy10.09Chicago Cubs (60)
Tom Murphy38.53Milwaukee Brewers (74, 75, 76)
Mike Mussina182.81Baltimore Orioles (91)
Jim Nash18.29Philadelphia Phillies (72)
Julio Navarro31.25Detroit Tigers (64, 65, 66)
Phil Nevin115.94Detroit Tigers (95)
Fred Newman15.88Los Angeles Angels (62)
Tom Niedenfuer110.30Baltimore 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'Connor1-0.49Minnesota Twins (82)
Denny O'Toole10.20Chicago White Sox (69)
Sherman Obando2-0.71Baltimore Orioles (93, 95)
Jose Oliva1-0.83St. Louis Cardinals (95)
Bob Oliver14.30New York Yankees (75)
Bob Owchinko12.01Cleveland Indians (80)
Ray Oyler10.00California 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 Perez2-0.04California Angels (69, 70)
Mike Perez52.11St. Louis Cardinals (90, 91, 92, 93, 94)
Adam Peterson2-1.86Chicago White Sox (87, 88)
Ken Phelps19.35Montreal Expos (82)
Juan Pizarro219.57Oakland Athletics (69) Chicago Cubs (70)
Biff Pocoroba2-0.64Atlanta 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 Rainey41.85Boston Red Sox (79, 80, 81, 82)
Vic Raschi116.56New York Yankees (46)
Eric Rasmussen45.01St. Louis Cardinals (75, 76, 77, 78)
Ron Reed924.89St. 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 Ridzik14.90Philadelphia 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 Roberge50.37Houston Astros (79, 80, 82) Montreal Expos (85, 86)
Jackie Robinson1061.72Brooklyn Dodgers (47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Rich Rodriguez45.02San 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 Rueter516.34Montreal 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 Schaal514.65Los Angeles Angels (64) California Angels (65, 66, 67, 68)
Sid Schacht1-1.66St. Louis Browns (51)
Jeff Schaefer1-0.32Oakland Athletics (94)
Jason Schmidt229.48Pittsburgh Pirates (96, 97)
Al Severinsen11.17San Diego Padres (72)
Bobby Shantz134.68Houston Colt .45s (62)
Jeff Shaw113.71Montreal Expos (93)
Steve Shea10.54Houston Astros (68)
Joe Shipley2-0.83San Francisco Giants (59, 60)
Bill Short1-1.54Cincinnati Reds (69)
Brian Shouse15.21Pittsburgh Pirates (93)
Sonny Siebert1132.12Cleveland Indians (64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69) Boston Red Sox (70, 71, 72, 73) St. Louis Cardinals (74)
Nelson Simmons1-0.02Baltimore Orioles (87)
Wayne Simpson1-1.00California Angels (77)
Elmer Singleton10.47Chicago Cubs (59)
Dan Smith1-0.06Texas Rangers (92)
Dave Smith211.69Chicago Cubs (91, 92)
Frank Snook1-0.02San Diego Padres (73)
Lary Sorensen212.97Chicago Cubs (85) Montreal Expos (87)
Charlie Spikes10.36New York Yankees (72)
Ebba St. Claire20.71Boston Braves (52) Milwaukee Braves (53)
George Stablein10.16San Diego Padres (80)
Tuck Stainback2-6.19Chicago Cubs (34, 37)
Gerry Staley118.87Cincinnati 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 Stewart15.77New York Yankees (48)
Dick Stigman13.87Boston Red Sox (66)
Chuck Stobbs114.77Boston Red Sox (47)
Tim Stoddard14.57Chicago White Sox (75)
John Stuper11.41Cincinnati Reds (85)
Jim Suchecki1-0.39St. Louis Browns (51)
Billy Sullivan17.77Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Gordie Sundin10.00Baltimore Orioles (56)
Bruce Sutter1024.04Chicago Cubs (76, 77, 78, 79, 80) St. Louis Cardinals (81, 82, 83, 84) Atlanta Braves (88)
Dale Sveum1-2.35Chicago White Sox (92)
Bob Sykes2-0.06St. Louis Cardinals (79, 80)
Ken Szotkiewicz1-0.13Detroit Tigers (70)
Chuck Taylor412.04St. Louis Cardinals (69, 70, 71) New York Mets (72)
Ron Taylor64.39New York Mets (67, 68, 69, 70, 71) San Diego Padres (72)
Tom Tellmann24.32Milwaukee Brewers (83, 84)
Bob Tewksbury220.84Chicago Cubs (87, 88)
Roy Thomas13.55St. Louis Cardinals (78)
Gene Thompson17.25New York Giants (46)
George Throop1-0.09Kansas City Royals (75)
Paul Toth11.71St. Louis Cardinals (62)
Alan Trammell170.71Detroit Tigers (77)
John Trautwein1-0.61Boston Red Sox (88)
Lee Tunnell10.89St. Louis Cardinals (87)
Jerry Turner34.17San Diego Padres (74, 75, 76)
Tom Underwood19.94Baltimore Orioles (84)
Cecil Upshaw17.36Chicago White Sox (75)
Tom Urbani1-0.51Detroit Tigers (96)
Ozzie Van Brabant1-0.65Philadelphia Athletics (54)
Gary Varsho3-0.51Pittsburgh 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 Vernon135.10Pittsburgh Pirates (60)
Omar Vizquel145.59Seattle Mariners (89)
Bruce Von Hoff1-0.28Houston Astros (65)
Harry Walker112.28St. Louis Cardinals (40)
Hank Webb1-0.20New York Mets (72)
Lenny Webster33.28Baltimore Orioles (97, 98, 99)
Ralph Weigel1-0.70Cleveland Indians (46)
Butch Wensloff13.11New York Yankees (47)
Sandy Wihtol10.63Cleveland Indians (79)
Milt Wilcox113.30Chicago Cubs (75)
Keith Williams1-0.18San Francisco Giants (96)
Carl Willis11.87Cincinnati Reds (86)
Jim Willoughby33.92San Francisco Giants (72, 73, 74)
Earl Wilson127.61San Diego Padres (70)
Bobby Wine1-2.16Philadelphia Phillies (62)
Kerry Woodson10.10Seattle Mariners (92)
Rob Woodward2-0.17Boston Red Sox (85, 86)
Ken Wright1-0.34New 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)