December 8, 1975 |
|May 28, 1998, for the Boston Red Sox|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 27, 1998, for the Boston Red Sox|
|Earned run average||9.82|
Brian Edward Barkley (born December 8, 1975) is an American physician and a former professional baseball player. The 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m), 180 lb (82 kg) left-hander was a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who worked in six games pitched for the Boston Red Sox in the 1998 season.
Early Life & Baseball Career
Barkley was born in Conroe, Texas and graduated from Midway High School in Waco, Texas. He was drafted by the Red Sox in the 5th round of the 1994 Major League Baseball Draft, and played his first game on May 28, 1998.
Brian attended the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and he graduated in 2013. He went on to do a residency in pediatrics at the Baylor Scott & White Hospital located in Temple, Texas, where he served as a chief resident in his final year. He is currently practicing in Waco.
- "Brian Barkley Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 21, 2012.
- "Brian Barkley". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved November 21, 2012.
- "Brian Barkley His minor league career extended from 1994–2000, all in the Red Sox' organization.". SI.com. Retrieved November 21, 2012.
- "Red Barkley". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved November 21, 2012.
- "Heart of Texas Pediatrics". Retrieved December 23, 2016.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
- Baseball Almanac