Baseball Trivia: Jersey Numbers

ARLINGTON- OCTOBER 22: Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning of Game Three of the 2011 World Series against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Saturday, October 22, 2011 in Arlington, Texas. The Cardinals defeated the Rangers 16-7. (Photo by Rich Pilling/MLB via Getty Images)

Today is all about Jerseys and Jersey numbers!

Let’s get into it!

Jersey Number Trivia

  1. You either love it or hate it. Marcus Stroman and Adam Ottavino wear what number?
  2. This happens to be the most common jersey number in baseball with 31 players wearing it, including Matt Olson. What number is it?
  3. Lotta speedsters wearing this number including Garrett Hampson and Amed Rosario. What number is it?
  4. The Mariners have now won 87 games. Abraham Toro, who was acquired at the deadline, has been an great in the second half for the Mariners. What number does he wear?
  5. Corbin Burnes looks like the likely NL Cy Young winner, even with Mad Max making it close. What number does Burnes wear?
  6. Lourdes Gurriel has finally broke out. What number does the Blue Jays young star wear?
  7. Darin Ruf, the man that went from playing in Korea to hitting in the middle of the Giants lineup, wears what number?
  8. Willy Adames wore number 1 as a member of the Rays, but opted to switch when he became a Milwaukee Brewer. What number does he now wear?
  9. Starling Marte also opted to switch it up in Oakland after wearing number 6 with the Miami Marlins. What number does he now wear?
  10. Barry Bonds famously wore number 25 with the San Francisco Giants. What number did he wear at the beginning of his career as a member of the Pirates?
  11. Shane Bieber has battled through injuries this season, but when on the mound he has absolutely dominated. What number does he wear?
  12. Tyler Gilbert threw a no-hitter in his first career MLB start. What number did he don for the memorable performance?
  13. His brother from another mother. Logan Gilbert, has had a great rookie season. What number does he wear for the Seattle Mariners?
  14. Juan Soto has entered the MVP race with Bryce Harper. What number does the young Nationals slugger wear?
  15. James Karinchak wears this number along with 7 other MLB players. What number is it?
  16. Luis Robert quietly has a 153 wRC+ in 274 plate appearances. He’s a beast. What number does he wear?
  17. Albert Pujols famously wore number 5 with the Cardinals and Angels, but had to make a change with Corey Seager wearing 5. What number does he now wear with the Dodgers?
  18. Clay Holmes has a 1.88 ERA in 24 innings with the Yankees. What number does he wear?
  19. Garrett Cooper has a 134 wRC+ in 250 PA this season. If he could stay on the field he’d be a star. What number does the Marlins slugger wear?
  20. What number did Ted Williams wear?
  21. Roger Clemens pitched for the Red Sox for 12 years. What number did he wear with them?
  22. What number did Randy Johnson wear?
  23. Alex Rodriguez wasn’t always a Yankee. What number did he wear with the Rangers and Mariners before becoming a Yankee in 2008?
  24. Prince Fielder wore number 28 as a member of the Brewers and Tigers, but changed his number when he was traded to the Rangers. What did he change his number to?
  25. Jim Thome hit 416 home runs during his career. What number did he wear?
PHILADELPHIA, PA – SEPTEMBER 26: Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper (3) at bat during the first inning of the Major League Baseball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Pittsburgh Pirates on September 26,2021 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia,PA. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)


  1. 0
  2. 28
  3. 1
  4. 13
  5. 39
  6. 13
  7. 33
  8. 27
  9. 2
  10. 24
  11. 57
  12. 49
  13. 36
  14. 22
  15. 99
  16. 88
  17. 55
  18. 35
  19. 26
  20. 9
  21. 21
  22. 51
  23. 3
  24. 84
  25. 25