1996 Seattle Mariners Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 85-76
Finished 2nd in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 2,721,073, Avg. 33,593
Ballpark: Kingdome
Manager: Lou Piniella (85-76)
Location: Seattle, Washington
1996 Seattle Mariners Statistics
1996 Seattle Mariners Results

The Seattle Mariners of the American League ended the 1996 season with a record of 85 wins and 76 losses, finishing second in the AL's West Division.

The Mariners topped the league with 993 runs, ignited by 245 home runs. Seattle yielded 895 runs. Ken Griffey walloped 49 home runs for the team, while Alex Rodriguez, Paul Sorrento, Jay Buhner, Dan Wilson and Edgar Martinez each added 20 or more, too. Ken Griffey drove in 140 runs. Alex Rodriguez paced all regular hitters by hitting .358. Sterling Hitchcock led the squad with 13 wins, and Bob Wells earned a 5.30 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Lou Piniella coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Rich AmaralLFRRApril 1, 19626'0"175Visalia, CA USA
Bobby AyalaPRRJuly 8, 19696'2"190Ventura, CA USA
Chris BosioPRRApril 3, 19636'3"220Carmichael, CA USA
Darren BraggLFLRSeptember 7, 19695'9"180Waterbury, CT USA
Jay BuhnerRFRRAugust 13, 19646'3"220Louisville, KY USA
Rafael CarmonaPLROctober 2, 19726'2"185Rio Piedras, P.R.
Norm CharltonPBLJanuary 6, 19636'3"195Fort Polk, LA USA
Joey Cora2BBRMay 14, 19655'7"150Caguas, P.R.
Russ Davis3BRRSeptember 13, 19696'0"170Birmingham, AL USA
Tim DavisPLLJuly 14, 19705'11"165Marianna, FL USA
Scott DavisonPRROctober 16, 19706'0"190Inglewood, CA USA
Alex DiazLFBROctober 5, 19685'11"175Brooklyn, NY USA
Ken GriffeyCFLLNovember 21, 19696'3"195Donora, PA USA
Lee GuettermanPLLNovember 22, 19586'8"225Chattanooga, TN USA
Tim HarikkalaPRRJuly 15, 19716'2"185West Palm Beach, FL USA
Sterling HitchcockPLLApril 29, 19716'1"200Fayetteville, NC USA
Dave Hollins3BBRMay 25, 19666'1"195Buffalo, NY USA
Brian Hunter1BRLMarch 4, 19686'0"195Torrance, CA USA
Edwin HurtadoPRRFebruary 1, 19706'3"215Barquisimeto, La Venezuela
Raul IbanezPLRJune 2, 19726'2"225New York, NY USA
Michael JacksonPRRDecember 22, 19646'1"185Houston, TX USA
Randy JohnsonPRLSeptember 10, 19636'10"225Walnut Creek, CA USA
Ricky Jordan1BRRMay 26, 19656'5"210Richmond, CA USA
Joe KlinkPLLFebruary 3, 19625'11"170Johnstown, PA USA
Jeff Manto3BRRAugust 23, 19646'3"210Bristol, PA USA
Edgar Martinez1BRRJanuary 2, 19636'0"175New York, NY USA
Manny MartinezCFRROctober 3, 19706'2"169San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
John MarzanoCRRFebruary 14, 19635'11"185Philadelphia, PA USA
Greg McCarthyPLLOctober 30, 19686'2"195Norwalk, CT USA
Rusty MeachamPRRJanuary 27, 19686'3"155Stuart, FL USA
Paul MenhartPRRMarch 25, 19696'2"190St. Louis, MO USA
Bob MilackiPRRJuly 28, 19646'4"220Trenton, NJ USA
Blas MinorPRRMarch 20, 19666'3"195Merced, CA USA
Jamie MoyerPLLNovember 18, 19626'0"170Sellersville, PA USA
Terry MulhollandPRLMarch 9, 19636'3"200Uniontown, PA USA
Greg Pirkl1BRRAugust 7, 19706'5"225Long Beach, CA USA
Alex RodriguezSSRRJuly 27, 19756'3"230New York, NY USA
Andy Sheets3BRRNovember 19, 19716'2"180Baton Rouge, LA USA
Luis SojoIFRRJanuary 3, 19655'11"172Caracas, Di Venezuela
Paul Sorrento1BLRNovember 17, 19656'2"195Somerville, MA USA
Doug Strange3BBRApril 13, 19646'2"170Greenville, SC USA
Mac SuzukiPRRMay 31, 19756'3"195Kobe, Hy Japan
Salomon TorresPRRMarch 11, 19725'11"150San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
Matt WagnerPRRApril 4, 19726'5"215Cedar Falls, IA USA
Bob WellsPRRNovember 1, 19666'0"180Yakima, WA USA
Mark WhitenLFBRNovember 25, 19666'3"210Pensacola, FL USA
Chris WidgerCRRMay 21, 19716'3"195Wilmington, DE USA
Dan WilsonCRRMarch 25, 19696'3"190Arlington Heights, IL USA
Bob WolcottPRRSeptember 8, 19736'0"190Huntington Beach, CA USA


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