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John Duncan Barkley
Born: Sept. 19, 1913 in Childress, Texas 
Died: Dec. 12, 2000
Debut: 1937| Pos: 2B
Ht: 5’11” | Wt: 160 | B: R | T: R

Yrs G AB R H HR RBI SB BA
3 63 163 16 43 0 16 2 .264

>> Visit the Red Barkley  biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.


Red Barkley, who had a brief career in the major leagues as a utility player, died on Dec. 12, 2000.

His most productive season came in 1937.  In 31 games, he hit. 267 with 14 RBIs.  His grandson, Brian Barkley, pitched for the Boston Red Sox in 1998.