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Abilene Native & Cardinals Pitcher John Lackey Trades Babe Ruth Autograph for Jersey Number
Abilene Native & Cardinals Pitcher John Lackey Trades Babe Ruth Autograph for Jersey Number
Pro athletes, in many cases, are really attached to their uniform number. So, when a veteran is traded to a new team and his number is taken, tradition states that the veteran gets his number but there's typically a price attached to the exchange. The veteran will typically write the younger player a nice check, take him to dinner or give him a watch. What John Lackey did to get his coveted No. 41