Originally Posted by Tree Hate Me
I don't recall ever seeing a MLB pitcher wearing a single digit uniform number, much less the number 1 like Matt Young was for the M's.
It was mentioned during the game that he changed his number from 30 to 1 to accommodate Ken Griffey Sr when he joined the team.
"This is an individual sport, under a team concept. No one can swing for you. No one can pitch for you. There's nothing wrong with talking about numbers."