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1996 Cincinnati Reds (MLB)

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W-L Record: 81-81 .500
Rank: 3rd in National League Central
Run Differential: 778-773 + 5
Roster Continuity 68.75% 10/28
Manager(s): Ray Knight
General Manager: Jim Bowden
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Ballpark: Riverfront Stadium
Payroll: $ 40,719,334 6/28
Attendance: 1,861,428 15/28
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: John Oliver (#25) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jim Lett
Bullpen Coach: Tom Hume
First Base Coach: Joel Youngblood
Hitting Coach: Hal McRae
Pitching Coach: Don Gullett
Third Base Coach: Marc Bombard

#1 Draft Picks

Mike Kelly (#2), Roger Salkeld (#3), Mike Morgan (#4), Barry Larkin (#4), Mike Morgan (#4), Chad Mottola (#5), Derek Lilliquist (#6), Thomas Howard (#11), Mike Remlinger (#16), Eduardo Perez (#17), Willie Greene (#18)
National League Central Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1996 Cincinnati Reds season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    19Eric AnthonyRF-LF6-2195L-L281989HOU: 1986-34-795MLB--
    39Tim Belk1B6-3200R-R261996CIN: 1992-15-409MLB--
    29Bret Boone2B5-10180R-R271992SEA: 1990-5-134MLB--
    20,45Jeff Branson3B-2B6-0180L-R291992CIN: 1988-2-45MLB--
    45Jeff BrantleyP5-10197R-R321988SFN: 1985-6-134MLB--
    34Dave BurbaP6-4240R-R291990SEA: 1987-2-33MLB--
    40Giovanni CarraraP6-2235R-R281995Not draftedMLB--
    58Hector CarrascoP6-2220R-R261994Not draftedMLB--
    30Vince ColemanLF-CF6-0170B-R351985SLN: 1982-10-257MLB--
    44Eric DavisCF-LF6-3185R-R341984CIN: 1980-8-201MLB--
    51Brook FordyceC6-0190R-R261995NYN: 1989-3-84MLB--
    33Steve GibralterCF-LF6-0185R-R231995CIN: 1990-6-162MLB--
    0Curtis GoodwinCF-LF5-11180L-L231995BAL: 1991-12-316MLB--
    12Willie Greene3B5-11192L-R241992PIT: 1989-1-18MLB--
    28Lenny Harris3B-2B5-10220L-R311988CIN: 1983-5-108MLB--
    37Xavier HernandezP6-2195R-R301989TOR: 1986-4-107MLB--
    22Thomas HowardLF-CF6-2205B-R311990SDN: 1986-1-11MLB--
    32Kevin JarvisP6-2200L-R261994CIN: 1991-21-561MLB--
    15Mike KellyLF-RF6-4195R-R261994ATL: 1991-1-2MLB--
    11Barry LarkinSS6-0185R-R321986CIN: 1985-1-4MLB--
    37Derek LilliquistP6-0210L-L301989ATL: 1987-1-6MLB--
    59Curt LyonsP6-5230R-R211996CIN: 1992-6-157MLB--
    39Pedro MartinezP6-2185L-L271993Not draftedMLB--
    31Chuck McElroyP6-0205L-L281989PHI: 1986-8-192MLB--
    7Keith MitchellLF-RF5-10195R-R261991ATL: 1987-4-90MLB--
    7Kevin MitchellLF-3B5-11244R-R341984Not draftedMLB--
    53Marcus MooreP6-5195B-R251993CAL: 1988-17-429MLB--
    31Mike MorganP6-2220R-R361978OAK: 1978-1-4MLB--
    23Hal Morris1B6-2195L-L311988NYA: 1986-8-210MLB--
    54Chad MottolaRF6-3225R-R241996CIN: 1992-1-5MLB--
    9Joe OliverC6-3220R-R301989CIN: 1983-2-41MLB--
    18Eric OwensLF-RF6-0198R-R251995CIN: 1992-4-101MLB--
    30Eduardo Perez1B-3B6-4215R-R261993CAL: 1991-1-17MLB--
    21Mark PortugalP6-0208R-R331985Not draftedMLB--
    40,53Tim PughP6-6230R-R291992PHI: 1991-29-759MLB--
    43Mike RemlingerP6-1210L-L301991SFN: 1987-1-16MLB--
    26Johnny RuffinP6-3170R-R241993CHA: 1988-4-93MLB--
    17Chris Sabo3B6-0185R-R341988CIN: 1983-2-30MLB--
    42Roger SalkeldP6-5215R-R251993SEA: 1989-1-3MLB--
    16Reggie SandersRF-LF6-1185R-R281991CIN: 1987-7-180MLB--
    46Pete SchourekP6-5220L-L271991NYN: 1987-2-56MLB--
    36Scott ServiceP6-6240R-R291988Not draftedMLB--
    41Jeff ShawP6-2200R-R291990CLE: 1986-1-1MLB--
    57John SmileyP6-4210L-L311986PIT: 1983-12-300MLB--
    47Lee SmithP6-5220R-R381980CHN: 1975-2-28MLB--
    48Jerry SpradlinP6-7246B-R291993CIN: 1988-19-488MLB--
    56Scott SullivanP6-3210R-R251995CIN: 1993-2-62MLB--
    10Eddie TaubenseeC6-3230L-R271991CIN: 1986-6-150MLB--

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