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Usually by getting into the Hall of Fame.

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Is Jackie Robinsons jersey number retired from all of baseball?

Yes. They have retired the jersey number of Jackie Robinson.

What are the retired numbers for the Arizona Diamondbacks?

The Diamondbacks have retired Luis Gonzalez' number 20 in August, 2010. The other retired number is Jackie Robinson's, which is retired through all of baseball

What recent baseball Yankee wears number seven?

Nobody. That number is retired.

Is the number 42 retired from major league baseball?

Yes it is except for Mariano Rivera since he had the number before it was retired from MLB.

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What did major league baseball do to Jackie Robinson number?

retired it

How will Mariano Rivera's number be retired by the New York Yankees?

his # is already retired because 42 is retired major league baseball wide.

Is number 42 retired in all sports?

No. The #42 is only retired by all Major League Baseball teams.

Who was the first Major League Baseball player to have his number retired?

On July 4, 1939, Lou Gehrig became the first Major League Baseball player to have his number, 4, retired by his team. Since then, over 120 other people have had their numbers retired. The Yankees were the first team to retire a number. Number 4, Lou Gehrig was the first player to have his number retired

What retired baseball player wore number 42?

Jackie Robinson

Who was the first baseball player to have his number retired?

Lou Gehrig (#4)

Who wore retired number 42 for the San Diego Padres baseball team?

Nobody, it was Jackie Robinson, whose number was retired throughout baseball in 1997. The only player who still wears #42 is Mariano Rivera, The New York Yankees closer, who had the number before it was retired.

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