1986 Cincinnati Reds season
|1986 Cincinnati Reds|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Bill Bergesch|
(Marty Brennaman, Joe Nuxhall, Steve Physioc)
(Marty Brennaman, Joe Nuxhall)
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The Cincinnati Reds' 1986 season was a season in American baseball. It consisted of the Cincinnati Reds attempting to win the National League West, although falling short in second place behind the Houston Astros.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Farm system
- 5 References
- December 19, 1985: Jay Tibbs, Andy McGaffigan, John Stuper, and Dann Bilardello were traded by the Reds to the Montreal Expos for Bill Gullickson and Sal Butera.
- January 16, 1986: Derek Botelho was signed as a Free Agent with the Cincinnati Reds.
- January 20, 1986: Tony Pérez was signed as a free agent by the Reds.
- On August 5, 1986, Steve Carlton struck out Eric Davis for the 4000th strikeout of his career.
- August 17, 1986: Pete Rose played in the last game of his career. It was a game against the San Diego Padres, and Rose was struck out by Goose Gossage.
|San Francisco Giants||83||79||0.512||13||46–35||37–44|
|San Diego Padres||74||88||0.457||22||43–38||31–50|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||73||89||0.451||23||46–35||27–54|
Record vs. opponents
1986 National League Records
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- March 31, 1986: Wayne Krenchicki was traded by the Reds to the Montreal Expos for Norm Charlton and a player to be named later. The Expos completed the deal by sending Tim Barker (minors) to the reds on April 2.
- April 4, 1986: Chris Welsh was signed as a Free Agent with the Cincinnati Reds.
- June 2, 1986: Reggie Jefferson was drafted by the Reds in the 3rd round of the 1986 amateur draft.
|1986 Cincinnati Reds roster|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Vermont
- Bill Gullickson page at Baseball Reference
- "Derek Botelho Statistics and History". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved August 24, 2012.
- Tony Pérez page at Baseball Reference
- Steve Carlton | The Baseball Page
- Baseball's Top 100: The Game's Greatest Records, p.11, Kerry Banks, 2010, Greystone Books, Vancouver, BC, ISBN 978-1-55365-507-7
- Wayne Krenchicki page at Baseball Reference
- "Chris Welsh Statistics and History". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved August 24, 2012.
- Reggie Jefferson page at Baseball Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007