Season Information
Team Name
1996 Cincinnati Reds
League
National League
Division
Central
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
81-81 (.500)   GBL: -7
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 8 / 15
Runs For/Against
778 / 773   Diff: +5
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
John Oliver (1-25)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
15
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
2
Years Active
1876-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1996-12-23Rikkert FaneyteSent to Reds by Rangers for future considerations.OF-CF6-1170RR1969-05-31Amsterdam,NT
1990- 16- 446-SFN
MLB1993-19961991-1996
1996-12-23Felix RodriguezSigned by RedsP-C6-1190RR1972-09-09Monte Cristi,DR
1989-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1995-20061991-2009
1996-12-21Stan BelindaSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-3215RR1966-08-06Huntingdon,PA
1986- 10- 238-PIT
MLB1989-20001986-2000
1996-12-21Billy BrewerSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-1197LL1968-04-15Fort Worth,TX
1990- 28- 751-MON
MLB1993-19991990-2000
1996-12-18Scott BullettSigned by RedsOF-LF6-2200BL1968-12-25Martinsburg,WV
1988-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1991-19961988-2006
1996-12-18Felix RodriguezClaimed on waivers by Reds from Dodgers.P-C6-1190RR1972-09-09Monte Cristi,DR
1989-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1995-20061991-2009
1996-12-13Pete RoseSigned as Free Agent by Reds.3B-1B6-1180LR1969-11-16Cincinnati,OH
1988- 12- 295-BAL
MLB1997-19971989-2009
1996-12-10Kent MerckerSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2195LL1968-02-01Indianapolis,IN
1986-  1-   5-ATL
MLB1989-20081986-2008
1996-12-10Ricky BonesSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P-OF6-0202RR1969-04-07Salinas,PR
1986-  0-   0-SDN
MLB1991-20011986-2003
1996-12-07Jose AcevedoSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.P6-0185RR1977-12-18Santo Domingo,DR
1996-  0-   0-CIN
MLB2001-20051997-2006
1996-11-19Keith MitchellReleased by Reds.OF-1B5-10195RR1969-08-06San Diego,CA
1987-  4-  90-ATL
MLB1991-19981987-2003
1996-11-18Lenny Harrisre-signed by Reds3B-2B5-10220LR1964-10-28Miami,FL
1983-  5- 108-CIN
MLB1988-20051983-2005
1996-11-18Thomas HowardReleased by Reds.OF-RF6-2205BR1964-12-11Middletown,OH
1986-  1-  11-SDN
MLB1990-20001986-2001
1996-11-14David NiedSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2188RR1968-12-22Dallas,TX
1987- 14- 350-ATL
MLB1992-19961988-1996
1996-11-13Lenny HarrisSigned as Free Agent by Reds.3B-2B5-10220LR1964-10-28Miami,FL
1983-  5- 108-CIN
MLB1988-20051983-2005
1996-10-30Jerry SpradlinReleased by Reds.P6-7246BR1967-06-14Fullerton,CA
1988- 19- 488-CIN
MLB1993-20001988-2010
1996-10-28Ruben SierraTraded by Tigers to Reds for Decomba Conner and Ben Bailey.OF-DH6-1200BR1965-10-06Rio Piedras,PR
1982-  0-   0-TEX
MLB1986-20061983-2006
1996-10-14Tim ScottClaimed on waivers by Reds from Giants.P-3B6-2205RR1966-11-16Hanford,CA
1984-  2-  51-LAN
MLB1991-19971984-2002
1996-10-04Brian WarrenReleased by RedsP6-1160RR1967-04-26Bridgewater,MA
1990- 43-1117-DET
AAA1990-2005
1996-10-04Glenn MurrayClaimed on waivers by Reds from Phillies.OF-RF6-2225RR1970-11-23Manning,SC
1989-  2-  40-MON
MLB1996-19961989-2008
1996-09-13Derek LilliquistReleased by Reds.P6-0210LL1966-02-20Winter Park,FL
1987-  1-   6-ATL
MLB1989-19961987-1996
1996-09-13Pedro MartinezClaimed on waivers by Reds from Mets.P6-2185LL1968-11-29Villa Mella,DR
1986-  0-   0-SDN
MLB1993-19971987-2002
1996-09-04Mike MorganSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2220RR1959-10-08Tulare,CA
1978-  1-   4-OAK
MLB1978-20021978-2002
1996-08-15Tim PughClaimed on waivers by Reds from Royals.P6-6230RR1967-01-26South Lake Tahoe,CA
1991- 29- 759-PHI
MLB1992-19971986-2000
1996-07-30Eric AnthonyPurchased by Rockies from Reds.OF-RF6-2195LL1967-11-08San Diego,CA
1986- 34- 795-HOU
MLB1989-19971986-2001
1996-07-30Kevin MitchellTraded by Red Sox to Reds for Brad Tweedie and Roberto Mejia.OF-3B5-11244RR1962-01-13San Diego,CA
1980-  0-   0-NYN
MLB1984-19981981-1998
1996-07-30Roberto MejiaTraded by Reds with Brad Tweedie to Red Sox for Kevin Mitchell.2B-3B5-11160RR1972-04-14Hato Mayor del Rey,DR
1988-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1993-19971991-2009
1996-07-12Alonso BeltranReleased by RedsP5-9163RR1972-03-04Guadalupe,MX
1991- 14- 380-TOR
AAA1991-2008
1996-07-12Tim PughClaimed on waivers by Royals from Reds.P6-6230RR1967-01-26South Lake Tahoe,CA
1991- 29- 759-PHI
MLB1992-19971986-2000
1996-07-08Tim PughClaimed on waivers by Reds from Royals.P6-6230RR1967-01-26South Lake Tahoe,CA
1991- 29- 759-PHI
MLB1992-19971986-2000
1996-07-03Giovanni CarraraClaimed on waivers by Reds from Blue Jays.P6-2235RR1968-03-04Anaco,VZ
1990-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1995-20061991-2007
1996-06-18Vince ColemanReleased by Reds.OF-LF6-0170BR1960-09-22Jacksonville,FL
1982- 10- 257-SLN
MLB1985-19971982-1998
1996-06-11Ray KingTraded by Reds with Chad Fox to Braves for Mike Kelly.P6-1230LL1974-01-15Chicago,IL
1995-  8- 223-CIN
MLB1999-20081995-2008
1996-05-27Chuck McElroyTraded by Reds to Angels for Lee Smith.P-LF6-0205LL1967-10-01Port Arthur,TX
1986-  8- 192-PHI
MLB1989-20011986-2001
1996-05-27Lee SmithTraded by Angels to Reds for Chuck McElroy.P6-5220RR1957-12-04Jamestown,LA
1975-  2-  28-CHN
MLB1980-19971975-1998
1996-05-10Tim PughClaimed on waivers by Royals from Reds.P6-6230RR1967-01-26South Lake Tahoe,CA
1991- 29- 759-PHI
MLB1992-19971986-2000
1996-04-30Trevor WilsonReleased by Reds.P6-0204LL1966-06-07Torrance,CA
1985-  8- 186-SFN
MLB1988-19981985-1999
1996-04-26Yuri SanchezTraded by Tigers to Reds for RHP Gregg Olson April 26 1996SS-2B6-1160LR1973-11-11Moca,DR
1992-  2-  54-DET
AAA1992-2005
1996-04-26Gregg OlsonTraded by Reds to Tigers for Yuri Sanchez.P6-4208RR1966-10-11Scribner,NE
1988-  1-   4-BAL
MLB1988-20011986-2001
1996-04-17Xavier HernandezReleased by Reds.P6-2195RR1965-08-16Port Arthur,TX
1986-  4- 107-TOR
MLB1989-19981986-1998
1996-04-11Kirt OjalaSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2215LL1968-12-24Kalamazoo,MI
1990-  4- 111-NYA
MLB1997-19991989-2000
1996-04-11Derek LilliquistSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-0210LL1966-02-20Winter Park,FL
1987-  1-   6-ATL
MLB1989-19961987-1996
1996-04-10Brady ClarkReleased by Reds.OF-CF6-2195RR1973-04-18Portland,OR
1996-  0-   0-CIN
MLB2000-20081997-2008
1996-04-05Will PennyfeatherTraded by Reds to Angels for Eduardo Perez.OF-1B6-2195RR1968-05-25Perth Amboy,NJ
1988-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1992-19941988-2006
1996-04-05Eduardo PerezTraded by Angels to Reds for Will Pennyfeather.3B-1B6-4215RR1969-09-11Cincinnati,OH
1991-  1-  17-CAL
MLB1993-20061990-2006
1996-04-04Mike RemlingerClaimed on waivers by Reds from Royals.P6-1210LL1966-03-23Middletown,NY
1987-  1-  16-SFN
MLB1991-20061987-2006
1996-04-02Scott ServiceSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-6240RR1967-02-26Cincinnati,OH
1985-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1988-20041986-2004
1996-03-26Gregg OlsonSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-4208RR1966-10-11Scribner,NE
1988-  1-   4-BAL
MLB1988-20011986-2001
1996-03-24Rich RodriguezReleased by Reds.P6-0205LL1963-03-01Downey,CA
1984-  9- 211-NYN
MLB1990-20031984-2003
1996-03-23Adam HyzduReleased by Reds.OF-CF6-2220RR1971-12-06San Jose,CA
1990-  1-  15-SFN
MLB2000-20061990-2007
1996-03-14Nigel WilsonClaimed on waivers by Indians from Reds.OF-DH6-1185LL1970-01-12Oshawa,ON
1987-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1993-19961988-2002
1996-03-12Steve WilkersonReleased by RedsP-OF6-2200RR1972-11-08Tucson,AZ
1993-  3-  84-CIN
A1993-2006
1996-03-08Brian HunterReleased by Reds.1B-OF6-0225RL1968-03-04El Toro,CA
1987-  8- 194-ATL
MLB1991-20001987-2002
1996-02-29Don SlaughtPurchased by Angels from Reds.C-DH6-1190RR1958-09-11Long Beach,CA
1980-  7- 172-KCA
MLB1982-19971980-1997
1996-02-26Joe OliverSigned as Free Agent by Reds.C-1B6-3220RR1965-07-24Memphis,TN
1983-  2-  41-CIN
MLB1989-20011983-2001
1996-02-26Damon BerryhillReleased by Reds.C-1B6-0210BR1963-12-03South Laguna,CA
1984-  1-   4-CHN
MLB1987-19971984-1998
1996-02-23Roberto MejiaSigned by Reds2B-3B5-11160RR1972-04-14Hato Mayor del Rey,DR
1988-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1993-19971991-2009
1996-02-15Geronimo GilPurchased by Dodgers from Mexico City Reds (Mexican).C-OF6-2195RR1975-08-07Oaxaca,MX
1996-  0-   0-LAN
MLB2001-20071996-2016
1996-02-13Alonso BeltranSigned by RedsP5-9163RR1972-03-04Guadalupe,MX
1991- 14- 380-TOR
AAA1991-2008
1996-02-11Jerry SpradlinSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-7246BR1967-06-14Fullerton,CA
1988- 19- 488-CIN
MLB1993-20001988-2010
1996-01-24Keith MitchellSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-1B5-10195RR1969-08-06San Diego,CA
1987-  4-  90-ATL
MLB1991-19981987-2003
1996-01-20Vince ColemanSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-LF6-0170BR1960-09-22Jacksonville,FL
1982- 10- 257-SLN
MLB1985-19971982-1998
1996-01-13Brady ClarkSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.OF-CF6-2195RR1973-04-18Portland,OR
1996-  0-   0-CIN
MLB2000-20081997-2008
1996-01-12Gene HarrisSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P5-11190RR1964-12-05Sebring,FL
1986-  5- 122-MON
MLB1989-19951986-1998
1996-01-12Trevor WilsonSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-0204LL1966-06-07Torrance,CA
1985-  8- 186-SFN
MLB1988-19981985-1999
1996-01-09Chad FoxTraded by Reds with Ray King to Braves for Mike Kelly.P6-3190RR1970-09-03Coronado,CA
1992- 23- 633-CIN
MLB1997-20091992-2009
1996-01-09Mike KellyTraded by Braves to Reds for Ray King and Chad Fox.OF-RF6-4195RR1970-06-02Los Angeles,CA
1991-  1-   2-ATL
MLB1994-19991991-2004
1996-01-02Bryan HickersonSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2203LL1963-10-13Bemidji,MN
1986-  7- 169-MIN
MLB1991-19951986-1995
1996-01-02Roberto MejiaSigned as Free Agent by Reds.2B-3B5-11160RR1972-04-14Hato Mayor del Rey,DR
1988-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1993-19971991-2009
1996-01-02Don SlaughtSigned as Free Agent by Reds.C-DH6-1190RR1958-09-11Long Beach,CA
1980-  7- 172-KCA
MLB1982-19971980-1997
1996-01-02Jeff ShawSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2200RR1966-07-07Washington Court House,OH
1986-  1-   1-CLE
MLB1990-20011986-2001
1996-01-02Rich RodriguezSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-0205LL1963-03-01Downey,CA
1984-  9- 211-NYN
MLB1990-20031984-2003
1996-01-02Eric DavisSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-RF6-3185RR1962-05-29Los Angeles,CA
1980-  8- 201-CIN
MLB1984-20011980-2001
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