1996 Boston Red Sox season: Wikis

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1996 Boston Red Sox
Major league affiliations
Location
1996 information
Owner(s) JRY Trust
Manager(s) Kevin Kennedy
Local television WABU
(Sean McDonough, Jerry Remy)
NESN
(Bob Kurtz, Jerry Remy)
Local radio WEEI
(Jerry Trupiano, Joe Castiglione)
WROL
(Bobby Serrano, Hector Martinez)

The 1996 Boston Red Sox season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Red Sox finishing 3rd in the American League East with a record of 85 wins and 77 losses.

Contents

Offseason

Regular season

  • September 18, 1996: Roger Clemens struck out 20 batters for the second time in his career, becoming the only player ever to do so. The performance came against the Detroit Tigers at Tiger Stadium. Clemens' second 20-K day occurred in his second-to-last game as a member of the Boston Red Sox.
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Season standings

AL East W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 92 70 .568    --
Baltimore Orioles * 88 74 .543   4.0
Boston Red Sox 85 77 .525   7.0
Toronto Blue Jays 74 88 .457 18.0
Detroit Tigers 53 109 .327 39.0

Notable transactions

Draft picks

Opening Day Line Up

12 Wil Cordero 2B
13 John Valentin SS
42 Mo Vaughn 1B
33 José Canseco DH
22 Mike Stanley C
39 Mike Greenwell     LF
11 Tim Naehring 3B
25 Troy O'Leary RF
46 Dwayne Hosey CF
21 Roger Clemens P

Roster

1996 Boston Red Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Pawtucket Red Sox International League Buddy Bailey
AA Trenton Thunder Eastern League Ken Macha
A Sarasota Red Sox Florida State League DeMarlo Hale
A Michigan Battle Cats Midwest League Tom Barrett
Short-Season A Lowell Spinners New York-Penn League Billy Gardner, Jr.
Rookie GCL Red Sox Gulf Coast League Bob Geren

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References

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/h/henrybu01.shtml
  2. ^ Alex Cole page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Heathcliff Slocumb page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ a b Kevin Mitchell page at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Mike Stanton page at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Greg Pirkl page at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ Robert Ramsay page at Baseball Reference
  8. ^ Justin Duchscherer page at Baseball Reference
  9. ^ Aaron Harang page at Baseball Reference
  10. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

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