1996 MLB season
|Regular Season||March 31-September 29, 1996|
|Postseason||October 1-26, 1996|
|← 1995 • MLB seasons • 1997→|
The 1996 MLB season was the final season of league-only play in Major League Baseball before the beginning of interleague play the following season. The season ended with the New York Yankees defeating the defending champion Atlanta Braves in six games for the World Series title, the Yankees' first championship since 1978.