11's, 12's and 13's in pro sports

On this rare day when we can mark 11/12/13, we take a look at many great athletes who don the No. 11, 12 and 13 on their uniforms.

  • April 25, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Nashville Predators center David Legwand (11) and Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) battle for the puck in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug. 6, 2013; Phoenix, AZ, USA: Arizona Diamondbacks batter Eric Chavez hits an RBI double in the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Chase Field. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 9, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson (13) during a preseason game against the New York Jets at Ford Field. Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 3, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians right fielder Jason Kubel (12) during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Progressive Field. David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 14, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado (13) celebrates a solo home run during the third inning in a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre. Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 15, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) makes a catch for a touchdown with coverage by St. Louis Rams cornerback Janoris Jenkins (21) in the first quarter at the Georgia Dome. Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 15, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Matt Carpenter (13) hits a 2 rbi single against the Seattle Mariners during the fourth inning at Busch Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Mariners 12-2. Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 16, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado drops down a bunt to squeeze in a run in the fourth inning during the game against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 21, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees left fielder Alfonso Soriano (12) rounds the bases on his home run to left during the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Yankee Stadium. Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 21, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera (13) throws souvenirs into the crowd after the game between the Cleveland Indians and the Houston Astros at Progressive Field. The Indians beat the Astros 4-1. Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 21, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins (11) hits an RBI double during the sixth inning against the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 20, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs infielder Starlin Castro in their game against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field. Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 24, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha (52) throws to a Washington Nationals batter as third baseman Ryan Zimmerman (11) looks on during the ninth inning at Busch Stadium. Wacha threw 8.2 innings allowing one hit and striking out nine as St. Louis defeated Washington 2-0. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 26, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie (13) hits a one-run rbi double in in the eighth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The Orioles defeated the Blue Jays 3-2. Joy R. Absalon-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 27, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers catcher A.J. Pierzynski (12) follows through for a single scoring right fielder Alex Rios (not pictured) against the Los Angeles Angels during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The Rangers won 5-3. Jim Cowsert-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 29, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) reacts to a called third strike in the fifth inning of the game against the Los Angeles Angels at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

  • October 4, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Andy Dirks (12) is unable to catch a foul ball against the Oakland Athletics during the sixth inning in game one of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game at O.co Coliseum. The Tigers defeated Athletics 3-2. Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 6, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes (12) throws to first base against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning in game three of the National League divisional series playoff baseball game at PNC Park. H.Darr Beiser-USA TODAY

  • Oct 6, 2013; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans wide receiver Kendall Wright (13) runs with the ball against Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson (56) during the second half at LP Field. The Chiefs beat the Titans 26-17. Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports

  • October 7, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez (13) hits a single in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves in game four of the National League divisional series playoff baseball game at Dodger Stadium. Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 8, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar (11) celebrates and points in the dugout after he scored a run during the sixth inning of game four of the American League divisional series against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field. Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 13, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones (12) catches a fourth quarter touchdown pass from quarterback Joe Flacco (not shown) against the Green Bay Packers at M&T Bank Stadium. Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 13, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz (11) pitches during the third inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 15, 2013; Glendale, AZ, USA; Phoenix Coyotes center Martin Hanzal (11) looks on during the first period against the Ottawa Senators at Jobing.com Arena. Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 13, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the sixth inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 19, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli reacts after striking out against the Detroit Tigers during the fourth inning in game six of the American League Championship Series playoff baseball game at Fenway Park. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY

  • Oct 20, 2013; Charlotte, NC, USA; St. Louis Rams punt returner Tavon Austin (11) runs past Carolina Panthers linebacker Jordan Senn (57) on a punt return during the game at Bank of America Stadium. Panthers win 30-15. Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 20, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jarrett Boykin (11) celebrates a touchdown by jumping into the stands during the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 31-13. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 20, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Trindon Holliday (11) runs with the ball against the Indianapolis Colts during the game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 21, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Knight (11) moves the ball past Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose (1) during the second half at the United Center. The Bulls beat the Bucks 105-84. Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 21, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar (11) takes the puck down ice against the Calgary Flames in the first period of the game at Staples Center. Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

  • October 25, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard Jamal Crawford (11) brings the ball in bounds against the defense of Sacramento Kings point guard Isaiah Thomas (22) during the second half at Staples Center. Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 27, 2013; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) warms up prior to the game against the Atlanta Falcons at University of Phoenix Stadium. Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 27, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) throws a pass during the second half of the game against the Cleveland Browns at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs won 23-17. Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 27, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) throws during the third quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome. The Packers defeated the Vikings 44-31. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 30, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Milwaukee Bucks shooting guard Gary Neal (12) moves the ball during the first quarter against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 30, 2013; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard Jeremy Lamb (11) looks to pass during the first half against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 30, 2013; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ryan Stanton (18) is boarded by Detroit Red Wings forward Daniel Alfredsson (11) during the second period at Rogers Arena. Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 30, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) dunks the ball against the Los Angeles Lakers during the third quarter at Oracle Arena. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 125-94. Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 2, 2013; Dallas, TX, USA; Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley (11) grabs a rebound in front of Dallas Mavericks shooting guard Vince Carter (25) during the first half at the American Airlines Center. Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 3, 2013; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills wide receiver Steve Johnson (13) runs the ball after a catch while Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Cooper (31) tries to make the tackle during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 3, 2013; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman (11) and wide receiver Danny Amendola (80) celebrate a touchdown during the first quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Gillette Stadium. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 3, 2013; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) calls out a play against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the second half at Gillette Stadium. The Patriots defeated the Steelers 55-31. David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 3, 2013; Auburn Hills, MI, USA; Detroit Pistons head coach Maurice Cheeks listens to point guard Will Bynum (12) during the third quarter against the Boston Celtics at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Detroit won 87-77. Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 3, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (13) celebrates scoring a touchdown against the Houston Texans during the second half at Reliant Stadium. The Colts won 27-24. Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 5, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter (0) looks to drive past Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) and point guard Deron Williams (8) during the first quarter at Barclays Center. Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 5, 2013; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise (11) looks on during the third period against the Calgary Flames at Xcel Energy Center. The Wild defeated the Flames 5-1. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 8, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) dives to make a rebound against the Utah Jazz during the first quarter at the United Center. Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 8, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls shooting guard Kirk Hinrich (12) dribbles the ball against Utah Jazz point guard John Lucas III (5) during the second half at the United Center. Chicago defeats Utah 97-73. Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 9, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis (11) tries to get around Milwaukee Bucks guard O.J. Mayo (00) in the 1st quarter at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 9, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies small forward Mike Miller (13) fights for a rebound against Golden State Warriors during the fourth quarter at FedExForum. The Grizzlies won 108-90. Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports

  • November 9, 2013; Sacramento, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) dribbles the basketball against Sacramento Kings power forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute (33) during the third quarter at Sleep Train Arena. The Trail Blazers defeated the Kings 96-85. Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 10, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) drops back to pass during the second quarter against the St. Louis Rams at Lucas Oil Stadium. Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 10, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston (12) dives for the endzone for a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during the first quarter of a game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 11, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins right wing Jarome Iginla (12) skates up ice with the puck during the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at TD Banknorth Garden. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 11, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden (13) dribbles the ball past Toronto Raptors power forward Amir Johnson (15) during the second quarter at Toyota Center. Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 11, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) during the first overtime period at Toyota Center. Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 7, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) skates with the puck against the Dallas Stars at Joe Louis Arena. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Nov 7, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat power forward Chris Andersen (right) talks with teammate shooting guard Dwyane Wade (left) during the second half against the Los Angeles Clippers at American Airlines Arena. Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports