July 20, 2018 by Elizabeth Metz
Manager, 1966-1969. Inducted 2018.
After nine years playing in the Reds minor leagues and eight years as a minor league manager in the organization, Bristol took over the helm of the Major League club in 1966. Under Bristol, the team improved from a losing record to post a winning record all three years he served as manager. Bristol managed the early careers of several members of the Big Red Machine.