Dick Barrett

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Tracy Souter Barrett
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Biographical Information[edit]

Dick Barrett, who appeared in the majors in 1933 and 1934 and from 1943 to 1945, is more famous for his many years in the Pacific Coast League. His minor league career stretched from 1925 to 1953, with more than 300 victories. He won 20+ games eight times in the minors.

Barrett was at the University of Illinois at the same time as Wally Roettger. The two would both be in the National League in 1934. Roettger died in 1951 while Barrett was managing the Victoria Athletics and still playing.

He gave up a record 2096 walks in minors. He is a member of the Pacific Coast League Hall of Fame

Notable Achievements[edit]

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1951 Victoria Athletics Western International League 26-40 -- none -- replaced by Bobby Sturgeon (36-43) on June 25

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