1996 Boston Red Sox Roster

The 1996 Boston Red Sox team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1996 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 1996 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1996 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1996 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1996 Boston Red Sox primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

Baseball Almanac Top Quote

"Their idea of discipline at Winter Haven was making sure that everyone showed the proper number of stripes on his socks." - Roger Clemens

1996 Boston Red Sox

1996 Boston Red Sox Official Logo

Complete Roster

6-03
187
Right
Right
1966-08-06
6-00
180
Right
Right
1970-07-14
6-04
235
Right
Right
1962-08-04
6-04
210
Right
Right
1967-06-11
6-03
205
Left
Left
1969-05-22
6-00
250
Right
Right
1971-05-18
5-09
180
Right
Right
1967-11-18
6-04
195
Left
Left
1969-08-26
6-00
195
Left
Right
1966-03-29
6-01
180
Right
Right
1968-08-12
6-01
175
Right
Right
1970-09-29
6-03
185
Right
Right
1969-08-01
6-02
195
Right
Right
1972-08-07
6-02
190
Right
Left
1961-08-27
6-04
200
Right
Right
1970-08-09
6-08
225
Right
Right
1969-08-31
6-00
185
Left
Left
1962-11-18
6-05
205
Left
Left
1969-04-14
6-05
218
Right
Right
1970-06-25
6-03
220
Right
Right
1966-06-07
6-01
190
Left
Left
1967-06-02
6-02
225
Right
Right
1975-01-02
6-02
210
Right
Right
1966-08-02
6-00
160
Right
Right
1971-01-11
6-03
220
Right
Right
1966-05-25
6-01
185
Right
Left
1969-12-14
6-02
200
Right
Right
1972-01-17
6-01
185
Right
Right
1963-06-25
5-10
172
Right
Right
1967-12-26
6-00
200
Right
Right
1968-05-06
6-02
190
Right
Right
1971-10-03
5-09
165
Right
Right
1966-08-31
6-00
165
Right
Right
1973-07-23
6-03
210
Right
Right
1964-08-23
6-02
205
Right
Right
1967-02-01
5-10
160
Right
Right
1973-08-24
5-11
165
Right
Right
1970-08-15
5-09
190
Right
Left
1970-06-11
6-02
200
Right
Right
1967-10-09
6-00
180
Right
Right
1967-02-18
6-01
275
Right
Left
1967-12-15
5-09
180
Right
Left
1969-09-07
6-00
170
Left
Left
1965-08-17
5-10
185
Right
Both
1968-10-07
6-00
200
Right
Left
1963-07-18
5-10
175
Right
Both
1967-03-11
6-02
212
Right
Right
1971-05-31
5-11
210
Right
Right
1962-01-13
6-01
195
Left
Left
1974-04-11
6-00
196
Left
Left
1969-08-04
6-01
185
Right
Right
1969-12-17
5-10
185
Right
Both
1969-03-04
6-04
240
Right
Right
1964-07-02
6-04
215
Left
Both
1968-09-25
6-05
225
Right
Right
1970-08-07
baseball almanac flat baseball

baseball almanac fast facts

The 1996 Boston Red Sox played 162 games during the regular season, won 85 games, lost 77 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Fenway Park (Park Factors: 103/103) where 2,315,231 fans witnessed their 1996 Red Sox finish the season with a .525 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 1996 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1996 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1996 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1996 Boston Red Sox primary starters list:

1996 Boston Red Sox
Salaries

Roger Clemens $5,500,000.00
Mo Vaughn $5,400,000.00
Jose Canseco $4,725,000.00
Mike Greenwell $3,700,000.00
Tom Gordon $3,050,000.00
John Valentin $2,672,500.00
Mike Stanley $2,300,000.00
Wil Cordero $1,850,000.00
Mike Stanton $1,750,000.00
Heathcliff Slocumb $1,425,000.00
Stan Belinda $1,275,000.00
Tim Naehring $1,200,000.00
Kevin Mitchell $1,135,000.00
Jamie Moyer $825,000.00
Reggie Jefferson $695,000.00
Mike Maddux $600,000.00
Tim Wakefield $450,000.00
John Doherty $400,000.00
Aaron Sele $380,000.00
Bill Haselman $310,000.00
Milt Cuyler $242,500.00
Troy O'Leary $240,000.00
Dwayne Hosey $225,000.00
Esteban Beltre $200,000.00
Jeff Manto $200,000.00
Jim Tatum $185,000.00
Brad Pennington $160,000.00
Vaughn Eshelman $140,000.00
Rich Garces $132,500.00
Nate Minchey $130,000.00
Jeff Frye $125,000.00
Jeff Suppan $117,000.00
Reggie Harris $112,000.00
Darren Bragg $109,000.00
Mark Brandenburg $109,000.00
Alex Delgado $109,000.00
Nomar Garciaparra $109,000.00
Ken Grundt $109,000.00
Scott Hatteberg $109,000.00
Joe Hudson $109,000.00
Kerry Lacy $109,000.00
Jose Malave $109,000.00
Walt McKeel $109,000.00
Trot Nixon $109,000.00
Rudy Pemberton $109,000.00
Arquimedez Pozo $109,000.00
Tony Rodriguez $109,000.00
Bill Selby $109,000.00

1996 Boston Red Sox
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1996 Boston Red Sox 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)?

Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac20h
Jose Ramirez (@MrLapara) hit HR lefty & righty in same game-again! @Indians all-time leader (6). Tied in #MLB histo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac07 Aug
Happy International Beer Day from Baseball Almanac! ❤️⚾️❤️🍺 IG Pic of the Day: instagram.com/baseballalmana…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac07 Aug
RIP Horace Clarke (😢). 2B with #NewYork #Yankees (1965-74) & #SanDiego #Padres (1974). Horace Clarke Era is defined… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac06 Aug
Where’s Waldo? We’ve carefully hidden a slightly different baseball in this stunning photograph of artistic magnitu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac06 Aug
1️⃣,7️⃣9️⃣1️⃣ #MLB players have #Twitter accounts & #BaseballAlmanac has them ALL listed on same page of #research.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac06 Aug
Jack Stivetts threw a #NoHitter #otd 1892, 1st in franchise #history for #Braves. #OTD 2020: #BaseballAlmanac added… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac05 Aug
The #Washington #Senators played a #doubleheader #otd 1909 - their 8th consecutive set of #doubleheaders that seaso… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac05 Aug
We are FAR from perfect, however, we are ALWAYS willing to try and make things perfect! It's what we've been doing… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac04 Aug
Baseball Almanac [baseball-almanac.com] started in 1999. It literally has 500,000+ pages of #MLB history! Triple… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac04 Aug
DYK there was a NL team in #Buffalo, called the #Bisons (s/a modern @MiLB team)? Rosters (1879-1885) & schedules ha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac04 Aug
Vic Raschi [baseball-almanac.com/players/player…] set a still-unbroken RBI #record #otd 1953. Springfield Rifle set a balks mark… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac02 Aug
UPDATED: Tyler Alexander just tied (9-straight) the American League record for Most Consecutive Strikeouts by a Pit… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac01 Aug
UPDATED VIC WERTZ: Rcvd via email a GREAT quote made after he retired, added it, integrated a "Catch" photo, detail… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac01 Aug
It's National Mustard Day! Want to share a #hotdog with #mustard with #BaseballAlmanac? ❤️⚾🌭 #NationalMustardDaytwitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac31 Jul
#OTD in 1954 in Baseball Almanac: Joe Adcock hit four #HomeRuns in the same game, 7th player in #MLB #history, at… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac31 Jul
#RIP John McNamara (😥) #MLB #manager with Oakland Athletics (1969-70), San Diego Padres (1974-77), Cincinnati Reds… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac31 Jul
Cobb, Foxx, Gehrig, Klein, Seerey each had #MLB #record 16 TBs in a game. In '50 Gil Hodges broke it (17). #OTD 195… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac30 Jul
1 Pitch (out #1). 1 Pitch (out #2). 1 Pitch (out #3). Ramon Ortiz (L) had a 3-PITCH INNING #otd 2006. HELP… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac30 Jul
#TRIVIA: #otd 2013, this pitcher recorded an immaculate inning (exactly 9 pitches thrown, all 9 were strikes). Answ… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac30 Jul
ICYMI: The Cubs turned a triple play yesterday. Every Triple Play in Major League Baseball history is on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Desktop Version