Lawrence J. Barton
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 5' 11", Weight 180 lb.
First baseman Larry Barton played minor league baseball from 1932 to 1956, collecting 3,045 hits with 299 HR, 177 SB, and a .288 AVG in 3,020 games. He led the 1949 Western International League with 132 RBI, his only season over 100.
Barton was a player/manager between 1950 and 1956. Barton scouted for the Cincinnati Reds from 1968 to 1979. His son Larry Barton Jr. played minor league ball in 1963-1964 and also scouted for the Reds.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1950||Pocatello Cardinals||Pioneer League||80-46||1st||St. Louis Cardinals||Lost in 1st round|
|1951||Fresno Cardinals||California League||61-86||7th||St. Louis Cardinals|
|1952||Visalia Cubs||California League||72-68||4th||Chicago Cubs||Lost in 1st round|
|1954||Lewiston Broncs||Western International League||77-61||3rd||Baltimore Orioles||Lost League Finals|
|1956||Mexicali Eagles||Arizona-Mexico League||--||St. Louis Cardinals||--||replaced by Artie Wilson July 11|