February 1, 1908|
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
|Died: September 13, 1973
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|July 17, 1931, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Last MLB appearance|
|July 24, 1932, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Runs batted in||65|
Barton had a very successful rookie year for the Cubs. In only 66 games he batted .238 with 13 HRs and 50 RBIs. His 13 home runs was tied for 2nd on the team with current Hall of Famer Hack Wilson, although Wilson played in many more games than Barton. The next season would be Barton's last year in the majors as he batted .224 in 36 games with 3 homers and 15 RBIs.
5 Home Run Game
- Dylan, Paul. "Vince Barton and the 5 Home Run Game". oneforfive.com. Retrieved 2015-03-24.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
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