MLB Players Who Wore Number 42

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Player Yrs WAR Team (click to sort by first year)
Santo Alcala2-1.15Cincinnati Reds (76, 77)
Gary Alexander10.61San Francisco Giants (77)
Matt Alexander2-0.99Chicago Cubs (73, 74)
Hank Allen2-3.41Chicago White Sox (72, 73)
Larry Andersen313.77Cleveland Indians (75, 77, 79)
Paul Assenmacher113.08Chicago White Sox (94)
Bill Atkinson30.91Montreal Expos (77, 78, 79)
Jim Austin22.09Milwaukee Brewers (92, 93)
Steve Avery213.84Atlanta Braves (90, 91)
Lee Bales1-0.49Houston Astros (67)
Ray Bare1-0.02St. Louis Cardinals (72)
Ray Barker3-0.18New York Yankees (65, 66, 67)
Babe Barna1-0.70Boston Red Sox (43)
Red Barrett110.26Cincinnati Reds (40)
Shawn Barton1-0.46San Francisco Giants (96)
Dave Beard1-2.56Detroit Tigers (89)
Jack Billingham37.57Houston Astros (69, 70, 71)
Doug Bird19.01Boston Red Sox (83)
Tim Birtsas10.88Cincinnati Reds (88)
Ethan Blackaby1-0.50Milwaukee Braves (64)
Steve Blateric1-0.35Cincinnati Reds (71)
Bobby Bolin918.72San Francisco Giants (61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69)
Rod Bolton2-1.66Chicago White Sox (93, 95)
Bill Bonham318.27Cincinnati Reds (78, 79, 80)
John Boozer10.09Philadelphia Phillies (69)
Rich Bordi31.18Chicago Cubs (83, 84) Baltimore Orioles (86)
Toby Borland30.53Philadelphia Phillies (94, 95, 96)
Ken Brett216.15Boston Red Sox (69, 70)
Jim Britton3-0.43Atlanta Braves (67, 68, 69)
Dick Brodowski1-0.47Boston Red Sox (55)
Jim Brosnan713.99Chicago Cubs (56, 57) Cincinnati Reds (59, 60, 61, 62, 63)
Tom Brown10.12Seattle Mariners (78)
Bob Bruce111.80Atlanta Braves (67)
Freddie Burdette30.76Chicago Cubs (62, 63, 64)
Ken Burkhart16.95St. Louis Cardinals (46)
Sheldon Burnside2-0.32Detroit Tigers (78, 79)
George Burpo1-0.12Cincinnati Reds (46)
Sam Calderone1-0.07Milwaukee Braves (54)
Don Carman75.39Philadelphia Phillies (84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90)
Frank Carpin1-0.21Houston Astros (66)
Steve Carter2-0.20Pittsburgh Pirates (89, 90)
Keefe Cato2-0.17Cincinnati Reds (83, 84)
Pete Center1-0.63Cleveland 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 Clark2-0.32California Angels (88, 89)
Lance Clemons1-0.74Boston Red Sox (74)
Kevin Coffman1-1.91Chicago Cubs (90)
Hy Cohen1-0.62Chicago Cubs (55)
Jerry Coleman96.48New York Yankees (49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57)
Don Collins10.65Atlanta Braves (77)
Joe Collins112.18New York Yankees (48)
Wayne Comer12.13Detroit Tigers (72)
Dennis Cook310.57Texas 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 Creel1-0.91Texas Rangers (87)
Jack Curtis21.18Chicago Cubs (61, 62)
John D'Acquisto1-1.19Montreal Expos (80)
John Dagenhard10.38Boston Braves (43)
Jay Dahl1-0.35Houston Colt .45's (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 Davis120.42Oakland Athletics (70)
Tommy de la Cruz12.11Cincinnati Reds (44)
John Denny232.32St. Louis Cardinals (74) Cleveland Indians (82)
Don Dillard20.16Milwaukee Braves (63, 65)
Tom Drees1-0.30Chicago White Sox (91)
Bill Drescher1-0.09New York Yankees (46)
Logan Easley1-0.62Pittsburgh Pirates (87)
Larry Elliot10.97New York Mets (64)
Dick Ellsworth220.17Cleveland Indians (69, 70)
Mark Esser1-0.09Chicago White Sox (79)
Tommy Fine1-0.59St. Louis Browns (50)
Al Fitzmorris116.46Kansas City Royals (69)
Curt Flood141.87St. Louis Cardinals (58)
Marv Foley2-1.02Chicago White Sox (78, 79)
Dick Fowler17.99Philadelphia Athletics (41)
Larry French345.08Pittsburgh Pirates (32, 33, 34)
Danny Frisella15.13Milwaukee Brewers (76)
Tom Funk1-0.20Houston Astros (86)
Len Gabrielson11.74Milwaukee Braves (60)
Johnny Gee1-1.93Pittsburgh Pirates (39)
Andy Gilbert1-0.34Boston Red Sox (46)
Joe Gilbert2-1.31Montreal Expos (72, 73)
Pedro Gonzalez31.35New York Yankees (63, 64, 65)
Tom Goodwin38.56Kansas City Royals (95, 96, 97)
Jim Gosger22.25Montreal Expos (70, 71)
Mike Griffin10.78Baltimore Orioles (87)
Marv Grissom712.61New York Giants (53, 54, 55, 56, 57) San Francisco Giants (58) St. Louis Cardinals (59)
Buddy Groom66.70Detroit Tigers (92, 93, 94, 95) Oakland Athletics (96, 97)
Harry Gumbert117.63St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Larry Gura121.44New York Yankees (74)
John Habyan36.14New York Yankees (91, 92, 93)
Harvey Haddix533.17St. Louis Cardinals (52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Chet Hajduk1-0.03Chicago White Sox (41)
Tom Hall35.78New York Mets (75) Kansas City Royals (76, 77)
Lee Hancock2-0.19Pittsburgh Pirates (95, 96)
Chris Haney23.05Montreal Expos (91, 92)
Larry Hardy1-1.59Houston Astros (76)
Pete Harnisch217.97Baltimore Orioles (88, 89)
Greg Harris219.88San Diego Padres (84) Boston Red Sox (89)
Chuck Hartenstein5-0.72Chicago Cubs (65, 66, 67, 68) Pittsburgh Pirates (69)
Mickey Haslin1-0.32Philadelphia Phillies (35)
Andy Hassler56.86California 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 Hernandez21.94Florida Marlins (94, 95)
Xavier Hernandez12.33Toronto Blue Jays (89)
Ed Herrmann15.89Chicago White Sox (67)
Johnny Hetki14.66Cincinnati Reds (45)
Glenallen Hill19.65Chicago Cubs (93)
Frank Hiller13.57New York Giants (53)
Ron Hodges126.14New York Mets (73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84)
Joe Hoerner110.11Cincinnati Reds (77)
Guy Hoffman13.22Texas 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 Jackson918.91San Francisco Giants (92, 93, 94) Cincinnati Reds (95) Seattle Mariners (96) Cleveland Indians (97, 98, 99) Minnesota Twins (02)
Ron Jackson30.40Chicago White Sox (54, 55, 56)
Art James1-0.53Detroit Tigers (75)
Bob James22.22Montreal Expos (83, 84)
Kevin Jarvis2-4.09Cincinnati Reds (94, 95)
Joey Jay213.97Milwaukee Braves (57) Atlanta Braves (66)
Domingo Jean10.39New York Yankees (93)
George Jeffcoat10.35Brooklyn Dodgers (39)
Hal Jeffcoat47.75Cincinnati Redlegs (56, 57, 58) Cincinnati Reds (59)
Reggie Jefferson14.52Cincinnati Reds (91)
Stan Jefferson1-0.25Cincinnati Reds (91)
Johnny Jeter1-0.16Cleveland Indians (74)
Bart Johnson39.54Chicago White Sox (69, 70, 71)
Roy Johnson5-1.09Chicago Cubs (44, 45, 46, 47, 48)
Tony Johnson1-1.09Montreal Expos (81)
Scott Karl58.72Milwaukee Brewers (95, 96, 97, 98, 99)
Dick Kelley13.45San Diego Padres (71)
Jim Kern113.87Milwaukee 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 Knapp30.38California Angels (78, 79, 80)
Alan Koch2-0.78Detroit Tigers (63, 64)
Hal Kolstad1-1.78Boston Red Sox (62)
Fabian Kowalik1-1.09Philadelphia Phillies (36)
Al Kozar1-0.74Washington Senators (50)
Kurt Krieger1-0.22St. Louis Cardinals (51)
Mike Krsnich1-0.12Milwaukee Braves (60)
Bill Krueger13.05Montreal Expos (92)
Tony La Russa2-0.69Oakland Athletics (71) Chicago Cubs (73)
Frank LaCorte2-4.09Atlanta Braves (78, 79)
Mike LaCoss10.26San Francisco Giants (86)
Pete Ladd11.70Houston Astros (79)
Ray Lamb14.06Los Angeles Dodgers (69)
Max Lanier130.34New York Giants (52)
Dave LaPoint47.04Milwaukee 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 LeFlore118.04Detroit Tigers (74)
Bob Lemon148.15Cleveland Indians (42)
Mark Lemongello22.57Houston Astros (77, 78)
Jose Lima64.88Houston Astros (97, 98, 99, 00, 01) Detroit Tigers (01, 02)
Hod Lisenbee15.72Cincinnati Reds (45)
Danny Litwhiler119.02St. Louis Cardinals (46)
Skip Lockwood510.76Seattle Pilots (69) Milwaukee Brewers (70, 71, 72, 73)
Vance Lovelace1-0.05Seattle Mariners (90)
Greg Luzinski226.28Philadelphia Phillies (70, 71)
Hersh Lyons10.11St. Louis Cardinals (41)
Morris Madden1-0.67Detroit Tigers (87)
Mickey Mahler21.48Detroit Tigers (85) Texas Rangers (86)
Rick Mahler1220.18Atlanta 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 Mauch10.06Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Milt May116.53San Francisco Giants (80)
Tom McBride10.18Boston Red Sox (43)
Billy McCool64.60Cincinnati Reds (64, 65, 66, 67, 68) San Diego Padres (69)
Roger McDowell510.14New York Mets (85, 86, 87, 88, 89)
Jim Mecir17.98Seattle Mariners (95)
Doc Medich519.70New York Yankees (72, 73) Texas Rangers (78, 79, 80)
Jack Meyer75.66Philadelphia Phillies (55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61)
Cass Michaels216.22Washington Senators (50, 51)
Bob Miller116.59San Diego Padres (73)
Norm Miller21.19Atlanta Braves (73, 74)
Paul Mirabella20.39Toronto Blue Jays (80, 81)
Herb Moford1-0.68Boston Red Sox (59)
Sid Monge28.52San Diego Padres (83, 84) Detroit Tigers (84)
Roger Moret17.11Texas Rangers (77)
Bobby Morgan19.66St. Louis Cardinals (56)
John Morris10.34San Francisco Giants (72)
Walt Moryn19.87St. Louis Cardinals (60)
Willie Mueller1-0.35Milwaukee Brewers (81)
Hugh Mulcahy23.69Philadelphia Phillies (35, 37)
Danny Murphy10.10Chicago Cubs (60)
Tom Murphy38.50Milwaukee Brewers (74, 75, 76)
Mike Mussina182.95Baltimore Orioles (91)
Jim Nash18.31Philadelphia Phillies (72)
Julio Navarro31.22Detroit Tigers (64, 65, 66)
Phil Nevin115.90Detroit Tigers (95)
Fred Newman15.90Los Angeles Angels (62)
Tom Niedenfuer110.34Baltimore Orioles (87)
Al Nipper15.42Cleveland Indians (90)
Ron Nischwitz10.20Cleveland Indians (63)
Eric Nolte1-0.84Texas Rangers (91)
John Noriega1-0.59Cincinnati Reds (70)
Jack O'Connor1-0.55Minnesota 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 Owchinko11.91Cleveland Indians (80)
Ray Oyler10.01California 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 Perez2-0.12California Angels (69, 70)
Mike Perez52.11St. Louis Cardinals (90, 91, 92, 93, 94)
Adam Peterson2-1.85Chicago White Sox (87, 88)
Ken Phelps19.35Montreal Expos (82)
Juan Pizarro219.55Oakland Athletics (69) Chicago Cubs (70)
Biff Pocoroba2-0.64Atlanta Braves (75, 76)
Ken Polivka10.06Cincinnati Reds (47)
Ted Power27.05St. Louis Cardinals (89) Seattle Mariners (93)
Carl Powis1-0.34Baltimore Orioles (57)
Jim Qualls1-1.03Chicago Cubs (69)
Chuck Rainey41.83Boston Red Sox (79, 80, 81, 82)
Vic Raschi116.50New York Yankees (46)
Eric Rasmussen45.09St. Louis Cardinals (75, 76, 77, 78)
Ron Reed924.96St. Louis Cardinals (75) Philadelphia Phillies (76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83)
Bob Reynolds12.78Montreal Expos (69)
Ken Reynolds1-0.40Philadelphia Phillies (71)
Armando Reynoso612.00Atlanta Braves (91, 92) Colorado Rockies (93, 94, 95, 96)
Dennis Ribant13.91Cincinnati Reds (69)
Beryl Richmond10.11Chicago Cubs (33)
Steve Ridzik14.67Philadelphia Phillies (66)
Jim Rittwage10.67Cleveland Indians (70)
Mariano Rivera1956.24New York Yankees (95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13)
Bert Roberge50.32Houston Astros (79, 80, 82) Montreal Expos (85, 86)
Jackie Robinson1061.40Brooklyn Dodgers (47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56)
Rich Rodriguez44.98San Diego Padres (90, 91, 92, 93) Florida Marlins (93)
Les Rohr1-0.33New York Mets (67)
John Roper10.09San Francisco Giants (95)
Larry Rothschild2-0.11Detroit Tigers (81, 82)
Kirk Rueter516.40Montreal Expos (93, 94, 95, 96) San Francisco Giants (96, 97)
Scott Ruffcorn1-2.47Chicago White Sox (96)
Marc Sagmoen1-0.54Texas Rangers (97)
Roger Salkeld20.24Seattle 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 Schacht1-1.66St. Louis Browns (51)
Jeff Schaefer1-0.32Oakland Athletics (94)
Jason Schmidt229.56Pittsburgh Pirates (96, 97)
Al Severinsen11.17San Diego Padres (72)
Bobby Shantz134.56Houston Colt .45's (62)
Jeff Shaw113.61Montreal Expos (93)
Steve Shea10.54Houston Astros (68)
Joe Shipley2-0.83San Francisco Giants (59, 60)
Bill Short1-1.52Cincinnati Reds (69)
Brian Shouse15.23Pittsburgh Pirates (93)
Sonny Siebert1132.20Cleveland 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 Simpson1-0.97California Angels (77)
Elmer Singleton10.45Chicago Cubs (59)
Dan Smith1-0.06Texas Rangers (92)
Dave Smith211.75Chicago Cubs (91, 92)
Frank Snook1-0.02San Diego Padres (73)
Lary Sorensen213.16Chicago Cubs (85) Montreal Expos (87)
Charlie Spikes10.36New York Yankees (72)
Ebba St. Claire20.61Boston Braves (52) Milwaukee Braves (53)
George Stablein10.17San Diego Padres (80)
Tuck Stainback2-6.56Chicago Cubs (34, 37)
Gerry Staley118.97Cincinnati Redlegs (55)
Charley Stanceu1-1.18Philadelphia Phillies (46)
Joe Staton2-0.23Detroit Tigers (72, 73)
Rick Steirer3-0.64California Angels (82, 83, 84)
Walter Stephenson2-0.04Chicago Cubs (35, 36)
Bud Stewart15.26New York Yankees (48)
Dick Stigman13.93Boston Red Sox (66)
Chuck Stobbs114.42Boston Red Sox (47)
Tim Stoddard14.47Chicago White Sox (75)
John Stuper11.44Cincinnati Reds (85)
Jim Suchecki1-0.37St. Louis Browns (51)
Billy Sullivan18.01Pittsburgh Pirates (47)
Gordie Sundin10.00Baltimore Orioles (56)
Bruce Sutter1024.17Chicago 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 Taylor412.06St. Louis Cardinals (69, 70, 71) New York Mets (72)
Ron Taylor64.32New York Mets (67, 68, 69, 70, 71) San Diego Padres (72)
Tom Tellmann24.26Milwaukee Brewers (83, 84)
Bob Tewksbury220.92Chicago Cubs (87, 88)
Roy Thomas13.11St. Louis Cardinals (78)
Gene Thompson17.11New York Giants (46)
George Throop1-0.07Kansas City Royals (75)
Paul Toth11.68St. Louis Cardinals (62)
Alan Trammell170.70Detroit Tigers (77)
John Trautwein1-0.57Boston Red Sox (88)
Lee Tunnell10.85St. Louis Cardinals (87)
Jerry Turner34.16San Diego Padres (74, 75, 76)
Tom Underwood110.11Baltimore Orioles (84)
Cecil Upshaw17.33Chicago White Sox (75)
Tom Urbani1-0.59Detroit Tigers (96)
Ozzie Van Brabant1-0.64Philadelphia Athletics (54)
Gary Varsho3-0.51Pittsburgh Pirates (91, 92) Cincinnati Reds (93)
Mo Vaughn1227.15Boston 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 Verhoeven11.14California Angels (76)
Mickey Vernon134.52Pittsburgh Pirates (60)
Omar Vizquel145.57Seattle Mariners (89)
Bruce Von Hoff1-0.28Houston Astros (65)
Harry Walker110.88St. Louis Cardinals (40)
Hank Webb1-0.19New York Mets (72)
Lenny Webster33.28Baltimore Orioles (97, 98, 99)
Ralph Weigel1-0.56Cleveland Indians (46)
Butch Wensloff13.04New York Yankees (47)
Sandy Wihtol10.60Cleveland Indians (79)
Milt Wilcox113.41Chicago Cubs (75)
Keith Williams1-0.18San Francisco Giants (96)
Carl Willis11.81Cincinnati Reds (86)
Jim Willoughby33.93San Francisco Giants (72, 73, 74)
Earl Wilson127.73San Diego Padres (70)
Bobby Wine1-2.12Philadelphia Phillies (62)
Kerry Woodson10.10Seattle Mariners (92)
Rob Woodward2-0.24Boston Red Sox (85, 86)
Ken Wright1-0.31New York Yankees (74)
Rick Wrona1-0.30Milwaukee Brewers (94)
Rich Yett41.26Cleveland Indians (86, 87, 88, 89)
Jim York40.83Houston Astros (72, 73, 74, 75)
Chris Zachary1-0.53Kansas City Royals (69)
Frank Zupo3-0.07Baltimore Orioles (57, 58, 61)
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