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1996 California Angels (MLB)

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W-L Record: 70-91 .435
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 762-943 -181
Roster Continuity 64.82% 13/28
Manager(s): Marcel Lachemann, John McNamara, Joe Maddon
General Manager: Bill Bavasi (1996-12-31)
Location: Anaheim, California
Ballpark: Anaheim Stadium
Payroll: $ 26,892,500 20/28
Attendance: 1,820,521 16/28
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Chuck Abbott (#55) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bill Lachemann
Bench Coach: Joe Maddon
Bullpen Coach: Mike Couchee
Bullpen Coach: Mickey Billmeyer
First Base Coach: Bobby Knoop
First Base Coach: Joe Maddon
Hitting Coach: Rod Carew
Pitching Coach: Joe Coleman
Pitching Coach: Chuck Hernandez
Third Base Coach: Rick Burleson
Third Base Coach: Eduardo Rodriguez

#1 Draft Picks

Darin Erstad (#1), Dick Schofield (#3), Jim Abbott (#8), Kyle Abbott (#9), Tim Wallach (#10), Rex Hudler (#18), Rich Monteleone (#20), Greg Gohr (#21), Jeff Schmidt (#29), Jorge Fabregas (#34), Ben Van Ryn (#37)
American League West 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 California Angels season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    52Jim AbbottP6-3210L-L281989CAL: 1988-1-8MLB--
    55Kyle AbbottP6-4195L-L281991CAL: 1989-1-9MLB--
    27Mike Aldrete1B-LF5-11185L-L351986SFN: 1983-7-174MLB--
    16Garret AndersonLF-CF6-3220L-L241994CAL: 1990-4-125MLB--
    5George Arias3B5-11190R-R241996CAL: 1993-7-187MLB--
    7Pat BordersC6-2200R-R331988TOR: 1982-6-134MLB--
    22Shawn BoskieP6-3200R-R291990CHN: 1986-1-10MLB--
    44Chili DavisOF6-3210B-R361981SFN: 1977-11-270MLB--
    19Jason DicksonP6-0190L-R231996CAL: 1994-6-153MLB--
    33Gary DiSarcinaSS6-2194R-R281990CAL: 1988-6-143MLB--
    1Damion Easley2B5-11185R-R261992CAL: 1988-30-767MLB--
    48Ken EdenfieldP6-1165R-R291995CAL: 1990-21-582MLB--
    25Jim EdmondsCF6-1212L-L261993CAL: 1988-7-169MLB--
    11Robert Eenhoorn2B-SS6-3170R-R281994NYA: 1990-2-45MLB--
    58Mark EichhornP6-3210R-R351982TOR: 1979-2-30MLB--
    55Robert EllisP6-5220R-R251996Not draftedMLB--
    27Darin ErstadCF-1B6-2212L-L221996CAL: 1995-1-1MLB--
    14Jorge FabregasC6-3215L-R261994CAL: 1991-1-34MLB--
    31Chuck FinleyP6-6226L-L331986CAL: 1985-1-4MLB--
    28Todd FrohwirthP6-4195R-R331987PHI: 1984-13-335MLB--
    36Greg GohrP6-3205R-R281993DET: 1989-1-21MLB--
    8Todd GreeneC5-10208R-R251996CAL: 1993-12-327MLB--
    56Jason GrimsleyP6-3180R-R281989PHI: 1985-10-252MLB--
    60Ryan HancockP6-2220R-R241996CAL: 1993-2-45MLB--
    48Pep HarrisP6-2253R-R231996CLE: 1991-7-190MLB--
    65Mike HoltzP5-9188L-L231996CAL: 1994-17-461MLB--
    42Mark HolzemerP6-0185L-L261993CAL: 1987-4-109MLB--
    32Jack Howell3B6-0190L-R341985Not draftedMLB--
    10Rex Hudler2B-LF6-0202R-R351984NYA: 1978-1-18MLB--
    46Mike JamesP6-3205R-R281995LAN: 1987-43-1064MLB--
    12Mark LangstonP6-2185R-L351984SEA: 1981-2-35MLB--
    45Phil LeftwichP6-5205R-R271993CAL: 1990-2-64MLB--
    21Darrell MayP6-2170L-L241995ATL: 1992-46-1293MLB--
    17Chuck McElroyP6-0205L-L281989PHI: 1986-8-192MLB--
    43Rich MonteleoneP6-2217R-R331987DET: 1982-1-20MLB--
    3Orlando PalmeiroLF-RF5-11175L-L271995CAL: 1991-33-870MLB--
    21Brad PenningtonP6-5215L-L271993BAL: 1989-12-297MLB--
    40Troy PercivalP6-3238R-R261995CAL: 1990-6-179MLB--
    28Chris Pritchett1B6-4212L-R261996CAL: 1991-2-61MLB--
    15Tim SalmonRF6-3221R-R271992CAL: 1989-3-69MLB--
    21Scott SandersonP6-5200R-R391978MON: 1977-3-54MLB--
    37Jeff SchmidtP6-5205R-R251996CAL: 1992-1-29MLB--
    9Dick SchofieldSS5-10175R-R331983CAL: 1981-1-3MLB--
    11Don SlaughtC6-1190R-R371982KCA: 1980-7-172MLB--
    47Lee SmithP6-5220R-R381980CHN: 1975-2-28MLB--
    6J.T. Snow1B6-2205L-L281992NYA: 1989-5-129MLB--
    35Dennis SpringerP5-10185R-R311995LAN: 1987-21-534MLB--
    20Chris TurnerC6-3200R-R271993CAL: 1991-7-194MLB--
    17Ben Van RynP6-5185L-L241996MON: 1990-1-37MLB--
    18Randy Velarde2B-3B6-0200R-R331987CHA: 1985-19-475MLB--
    23Tim Wallach3B6-3200R-R381980MON: 1979-1-10MLB--
    59Shad WilliamsP6-0185R-R251996CAL: 1991-17-454MLB--

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