1962 Cincinnati Reds Roster

The 1962 Cincinnati Reds team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1962 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1962 Cincinnati Reds Opening Day starters list, a 1962 Cincinnati Reds salary list, a 1962 Cincinnati Reds uniform number breakdown and a 1962 Cincinnati Reds primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1962 Cincinnati Reds

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Complete Roster

6-04
210
Right
Right
1929-10-24
6-02
200
Right
Right
1935-07-21
6-01
180
Right
Left
1941-02-11
6-02
180
Left
Left
1927-10-15
5-11
168
Right
Right
1927-09-14
6-04
228
Right
Both
1935-08-15
6-01
185
Right
Right
1927-10-17
6-02
207
Right
Left
1940-06-02
6-01
185
Left
Right
1935-07-15
6-00
173
Right
Right
1935-10-18
6-03
219
Left
Left
1928-07-30
6-00
198
Left
Both
1937-01-10
6-02
195
Right
Right
1929-07-14
6-04
200
Right
Right
1931-10-16
6-00
175
Right
Right
1936-05-04
6-02
200
Left
Left
1934-02-09
6-04
220
Right
Left
1938-06-10
6-00
195
Right
Right
1929-06-10
6-01
180
Right
Right
1928-08-25
5-11
183
Right
Right
1938-04-18
5-10
165
Right
Left
1932-03-16
5-10
163
Right
Right
1938-12-17
6-02
218
Right
Left
1934-07-05
6-00
188
Right
Right
1936-08-20
5-11
175
Right
Right
1934-01-08
5-10
168
Right
Right
1940-10-14
6-00
180
Right
Right
1932-06-27
5-11
209
Right
Right
1938-07-13
5-10
170
Right
Right
1939-03-06
5-09
177
Right
Right
1931-01-17
6-01
190
Right
Right
1936-11-22
6-00
180
Left
Left
1935-04-14
6-01
189
Right
Left
1930-07-17
5-11
181
Left
Left
1938-08-11
6-01
203
Right
Right
1929-07-09
6-01
195
Right
Right
1935-08-31
5-10
190
Right
Left
1936-01-20
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The 1962 Cincinnati Reds played 162 games during the regular season, won 98 games, lost 64 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Crosley Field (Park Factors: 103/102) where 982,095 fans witnessed their 1962 Reds finish the season with a .605 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1962 Cincinnati Reds Opening Day starters list, a 1962 Cincinnati Reds salary list, a 1962 Cincinnati Reds uniform number breakdown and a 1962 Cincinnati Reds primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1962 Cincinnati Reds Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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