Oakland Athletics
2014 Avg.
.158
 
Career Avg.
.247
Name  Daric Barton
Born  8/16/1985
Height  6-0
Weight  205
Number  10
Position  1B
Bats  L
Throws  R
4/4/2012 12:40:00 PM
Description: Oakland first baseman Daric Barton was placed on the disabled list retroactive to March 24.
Insight: Barton had already lost his starting job to Brandon Allen, so at this point in time he holds little or no fantasy value.
 
3/7/2011 6:25:00 AM
Description: Daric Barton is day-to-day with a bruised calf, suffered in yesterday's game. SOURCE: JANE LEE
Insight: He should be back in game action in a couple days. He is trying to add more power to his arsenal this year to secure the 1B job long-term.
 
3/2/2011 10:16:00 AM
Description: A's 1B Daric Barton had 12 sacrifices last year but manager Bob Geren wants him to be more aggressive with runners in scoring position. SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: Barton does not provide the power that most 1B do; use him primarily in AL-only leagues.
 
2/22/2011 7:00:00 AM
Description: Daric Barton added about 15 pounds of muscle and lost 10 pounds of fat in the off-season. SOURCE: SFGATE
Insight: Barton knows that his lack of power is going to eventually doom him as a 1B. Right now he isn't really a mixed league option because he can't hit enough home runs. He aims to change that in 2011.
 
10/2/2010 11:05:00 AM
Description: Barton went 3-for-4 with a double, two home runs, six RBI and two runs scored on Friday against the Mariners.
Insight: Barton has five hits in his last eight at-bats and is now batting .275 with ten home runs and 57 RBI on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/21/2010 8:05:00 AM
Description: Barton went 1-for-4 with a double, RBI and a run scored on Monday against the White Sox.
Insight: Barton has three hits in his last eight at-bats and is now batting .274 with 32 doubles and 50 RBI on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/7/2010 9:01:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-4 with a triple and two runs scored on Monday against the Mariners.
Insight: Barton has hits in three straight games and is now batting .283 with five triples and 47 RBI so far this year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/2/2010 11:19:00 AM
Description: Daric Barton is out of the starting lineup for today's afternoon game against the Yankees. SOURCE: Jane Lee on Twitter
Insight: Barton is starting to heat up after a very slow start to the season. He has found some power which makes him useful in mixed leagues when he has stroke.
 
9/1/2010 8:03:00 AM
Description: Barton went 1-for-2 with a solo home run and two walks on Tuesday against the Yankees.
Insight: Barton has three homers and five RBI over his last five games to give him eight homers and 47 RBI on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
8/28/2010 9:03:00 AM
Description: Barton went 1-for-4 with a solo home run on Friday against the Rangers.
Insight: Barton has hits in ten straight games as he is now batting .278 with six homers and 43 RBI so far this year. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/20/2010 8:28:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-3 with two doubles and a walk on Thursday against the Rays.
Insight: Barton has hits in three straight games with five hits in his last 11 at-bats. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/18/2010 8:57:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-5 with a double, RBI and a run scored on Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
Insight: Barton broke out of an 0-for-10 slump as he is now batting .270 with 27 doubles and 40 RBI so far this year. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/7/2010 10:25:00 AM
Description: Barton went 3-for-4 with a triple and a run scored on Friday against the Rangers.
Insight: Barton has hits in three straight games and is now batting .276 with three triples this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/4/2010 8:32:00 PM
Description: Barton went 1-for-3 with a walk and a run scored on Wednesday against the Royals.
Insight: Barton has hits in four of his last five games and is now batting .271 on the season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/26/2010 8:23:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored on Sunday against the White Sox.
Insight: Barton is now 4-for-9 with a double and four RBI on Sunday against the White Sox.
 
7/26/2010 8:23:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored on Sunday against the White Sox.
Insight: Barton is now 4-for-9 with a double and four RBI over his past two games. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/25/2010 9:22:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI, steal and two runs scored on Saturday against the White Sox.
Insight: Barton has at least two hits in four of his last six games as he is now batting .277 with five homers and 34 RBI so far this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/18/2010 12:23:00 PM
Description: Barton went 3-for-5 with two doubles, steal and two runs scored on Saturday against the Royals.
Insight: Barton is now batting .274 with 22 doubles in 91 games so far this year. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/11/2010 8:44:00 AM
Description: Barton went 1-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs scored on Saturday against the Angels.
Insight: Barton broke out of his 0-for-17 slump as he hit his fifth home run of the season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/4/2010 2:50:00 AM
Description: Barton went 2-for-3 with a RBI and two walks on Saturday against the Indians.
Insight: Barton now has hits in five straight games with eight hits in his last 15 at-bats. (SportsBuff.com)