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1996 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 76-86 .469
Rank: 4th in National League Central
Run Differential: 772-771 + 1
Roster Continuity 66.36% 11/28
Manager(s): Jim Riggleman
General Manager: Ed Lynch
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Payroll: $ 30,954,000 14/28
Attendance: 2,219,110 12/28
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Todd Noel (#17) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Rick Kranitz
Bench Coach: Max Oliveras
Bullpen Coach: Dave Bialas
First Base Coach: Dan Radison
Hitting Coach: Billy Williams
Pitching Coach: Fergie Jenkins
Third Base Coach: Tony Muser

#1 Draft Picks

Tyler Houston (#2), Mike Campbell (#7), Brooks Kieschnick (#10), Doug Glanville (#12), Brian McRae (#17)
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 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    51Terry AdamsP6-3205R-R231995CHN: 1991-4-111MLB--
    20Bret Barberie2B-3B5-11180B-R281991MON: 1988-7-180MLB--
    45Kent BottenfieldP6-3240R-R271992MON: 1986-4-96MLB--
    37Brant BrownLF-CF6-3205L-L251996CHN: 1992-3-81MLB--
    10Scott BullettLF-CF6-2200B-L271991Not draftedMLB--
    52Jim BullingerP6-2190R-R301992CHN: 1986-9-220MLB--
    33Mike CampbellP6-3210R-R321987SEA: 1985-1-7MLB--
    55Larry CasianP6-0175R-L301990MIN: 1987-6-139MLB--
    49Frank CastilloP6-1190R-R271991CHN: 1987-6-140MLB--
    4Brian DorsettC6-3220R-R351987OAK: 1983-10-241MLB--
    2Felix FerminSS5-11170R-R321987UDFAMLB--
    32Kevin FosterP6-1175R-R271993MON: 1987-29-746MLB--
    1Doug GlanvilleCF6-2172R-R251996CHN: 1991-1-12MLB--
    12Leo Gomez3B6-0180R-R301990Not draftedMLB--
    25Luis GonzalezLF6-2190L-R281990HOU: 1988-4-90MLB--
    17Mark Grace1B6-2200L-L321988CHN: 1985-24-622MLB--
    24Todd Haney2B5-9165R-R301992SEA: 1987-38-958MLB--
    18Jose HernandezSS-3B6-1180R-R261991Not draftedMLB--
    7Tyler Houston3B-C6-1210L-R251996ATL: 1989-1-2MLB--
    6Mike HubbardC6-1205R-R251995CHN: 1992-8-219MLB--
    39Robin JenningsRF-1B6-2210L-L241996CHN: 1991-33-865MLB--
    27Doug JonesP6-2224R-R391982MIL: 1978-3-59MLB--
    19Brooks KieschnickP-LF6-4230L-R241996CHN: 1993-1-10MLB--
    16Dave Magadan3B-1B6-4215L-R331986NYN: 1983-2-32MLB--
    56Brian McRaeCF6-0195B-R281990KCA: 1985-1-17MLB--
    59Rodney MyersP6-1215R-R271996KCA: 1990-12-342MLB--
    38Jaime NavarroP6-4230R-R281989MIL: 1987-3-71MLB--
    35Bob PattersonP6-1195R-L371985SDN: 1982-21-524MLB--
    47Mike PerezP6-0187R-R311990SLN: 1986-12-312MLB--
    11Rey SanchezSS-2B5-9175R-R281991TEX: 1986-13-319MLB--
    23Ryne Sandberg2B6-2180R-R361981PHI: 1978-20-511MLB--
    9Scott ServaisC6-2210R-R291991HOU: 1988-3-64MLB--
    15Terry Shumpert2B-3B6-2195R-R291990KCA: 1987-2-41MLB--
    21Sammy SosaRF6-0220R-R271989Not draftedMLB--
    34Tanyon SturtzeP6-5205R-R251995OAK: 1990-23-636MLB--
    36Dave SwartzbaughP6-2195R-R281995CHN: 1989-9-226MLB--
    44Amaury TelemacoP6-3222R-R221996Not draftedMLB--
    30Ozzie TimmonsLF-RF6-2225R-R251995CHN: 1991-5-137MLB--
    46Steve TrachselP6-4205R-R251993CHN: 1991-8-215MLB--
    28Pedro ValdesRF-LF6-1190L-L231996CHN: 1990-12-340MLB--
    13Turk WendellP6-2205L-R291993ATL: 1988-5-112MLB--

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