Bob Barton Stats

Bob Barton was born on Wednesday, July 30, 1941, in Norwood, Ohio. Barton was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 17, 1965, with the San Francisco Giants. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Bob Barton baseball stats page.

"A former high school baseball & basketball star, Bob almost enrolled on a basketball scholarship at U. of Kentucky, but signed with the Giants instead." - 1971 Topps Baseball Card (#589)
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Autograph on a 1970 Topps Baseball Card (#352 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1970top01' title='1970 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Bob Barton Autograph on a 1970 Topps Baseball Card (#352 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Robert Wilbur Barton
Nickname:
Bob
Born On:
07-30-1941  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Norwood, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-15-2018 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Vista, California
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Holmes High School (Covington, KY)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
09-17-1965 (Age 24)
Last Game:
07-30-1974
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1965 24 Giants 4 7 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .571 .571 .571
1966 25 Giants 43 91 1 16 2 1 0 0 3 5 2 5 0 1 0 2 .176 .216 .220
1967 26 Giants 7 19 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 .211 .250 .211
1968 27 Giants 46 92 4 24 2 0 0 0 5 7 1 18 2 1 0 1 .261 .310 .283
1969 28 Giants 49 106 5 18 2 0 0 0 1 9 1 19 2 0 1 4 .170 .241 .189
1970 29 Padres 61 188 15 41 6 0 4 0 16 15 2 37 1 1 1 4 .218 .278 .314
1971 30 Padres 121 376 23 94 17 2 5 1 23 35 11 49 0 0 2 16 .250 .317 .346
1972 31 Padres 29 88 1 17 1 0 0 0 9 2 0 19 1 1 0 3 .193 .209 .205
1973 32 Reds 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000
1974 33 Padres 30 81 4 19 1 0 0 0 7 13 1 19 0 2 0 2 .235 .333 .247
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
10 Years 393 1,049 54 237 31 3 9 1 66 87 18 168 6 6 5 33 .226 .287 .287
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1965 Giants C 2 1 33 13 6.5 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 10.64
1966 Giants C 39 26 703 181 4.6 180 161 19 1 4 0 15 14 .994 6.91
1967 Giants C 7 5 136 36 5.1 36 33 3 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 7.15
1968 Giants C 45 27 790 218 4.8 217 194 23 1 4 3 12 11 .995 7.42
1969 Giants C 49 33 925 198 4.0 195 186 9 3 3 1 19 6 .985 5.69
1970 Padres C 59 57 1,446 377 6.4 375 347 28 2 5 1 42 21 .995 7.00
1971 Padres C 119 111 2,963 780 6.6 765 698 67 15 10 3 56 41 .981 6.97
1972 Padres C 29 29 728 185 6.4 183 170 13 2 1 1 11 9 .989 6.79
1973 Reds C 2 0 15 5 2.5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
1974 Padres C 29 28 713 206 7.1 202 179 23 4 3 0 20 21 .981 7.65
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 380 317 8,452 2,199 5.8 2,171 1,986 185 28 30 9 176 124 .987 6.94
10 Years 380 317 8,452 2,199 5.8 2,171 1,986 185 28 30 9 176 124 .987 6.94
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1965 Giants 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 7.0 - - -
1966 Giants 0 0 .000 6 1 n/a 0.0 18.2 30.3 - - -
1967 Giants 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 9.5 19.0 - - -
1968 Giants 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 5.1 18.4 - - -
1969 Giants 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.6 106.0 - - -
1970 Padres 1 1 .500 2 0 n/a 47.0 5.1 11.8 - - -
1971 Padres 0 5 .000 3 0 n/a 75.2 7.7 16.3 - - -
1972 Padres 2 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.6 9.8 - - -
1973 Reds 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1974 Padres 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 4.3 11.6 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
10 Years 3 6 .333 17 1 n/a 116.6 6.2 15.9 - - -
Bob Barton

Bob Barton Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1965 San Francisco Giants 1 Undetermined - -
1966 San Francisco Giants 1 Undetermined - -
1967 San Francisco Giants 1 Undetermined - -
1968 San Francisco Giants 1 Undetermined - -
1969 San Francisco Giants 1 Undetermined - -
1970 San Diego Padres 1 Undetermined - -
1971 San Diego Padres 1 Undetermined - -
1972 San Diego Padres 1 Undetermined - -
1973 Cincinnati Reds 6 Undetermined - -
1974 San Diego Padres 26 Undetermined - -


Did you know that when Bob Barton caught a National League leading 42 baserunners attempting to steal a base in 1971 , he also tied the San Diego Padres record for most baserunners caught stealing in a season, set previously by Chris Cannizzaro in 1969 ? Do you know what Friars ' backstop holds the record today (more than double their total)? [ Answer ]

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Last-Modified: September 28, 2018 2:54 AM EST

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