From BR Bullpen
Charles Edward Barnabe
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 5' 11½", Weight 164 lb.
- High School Abraham Lincoln High School (Los Angeles)
- Debut April 14, 1927
- Final Game May 13, 1928
- Born June 12, 1900 in Russell Gulch, CO USA
- Died August 16, 1977 in Waco, TX USA
 Biographical Information
Colorado native Charlie Barnabe spent seventeen active seasons in professional baseball from 1920 to 1938. He pitched a full season in the major leagues with the Chicago White Sox in 1927 and for one month in 1928. The left-hander made 24 appearances during his stay in the big leagues and finished up with an 0-7 record and a 5.48 ERA.
Charlie's fifteen active seasons in the minor leagues saw him appear with twelve teams in six leagues with ten double-digit winning seasons. In two seasons, he hit the coveted 20-win mark or better. His first was a 22-12 number, coming in 1925 with the Evansville Pocketeers of the class B Three-I League and his second was with the Little Rock Travelers of the class A Southern Association with a 20-13 record in 1932.
Barnabe ended his minor league career in 1938 managing the Big Spring Barons of the West Texas-New Mexico League to a 58-71 record. This was it for Barnabe and he concluded his minor league pitching career with a 173-116 record in 324 games.