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  1. Lawrence gets complete-game win 0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... plate, New Hampshire (24-24) got at least one RBI from each of the top six batters in its order. No. 3 hitter Daric Barton and No. 4 hitter K.C. Hobson led the way with three hits and two RBIs apiece. Barton, a former member of the Oakland ...

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  2. Fishers strand 10 in loss to AltoonaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... four-game holiday weekend series. Shane Opitz collected four hits for the Fisher Cats, including two doubles. Daric Barton, who has played in 551 major league games with the Oakland Athletics, homered in his first game for the Fisher Cats. Jason ...

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  3. Each Oakland A's position player represented with one key numberRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    ... and he had the worst full year of his career, his ISO fell all the way to .107; to put that in perspective, Daric Barton has a career .118 ISO. Butler is hitting .313, and we know he's capable of maintaining that kind of average all season. But he ...

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  4. First Contact: The A's New Offensive PhilosophyRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    ... something that we've noticed in A's teams before; if I had a dollar for every facepalm A's fans made watching Daric Barton watch a perfectly hittable fastball go right by him without ever lifting the bat from his shoulder, I could buy out Lew Wolff. ...

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  5. Houston Astros Series Preview: Will Chris Carter's Bat Wake Up Against Oakland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... matching their OPS and wRC+. I'm expecting a big rebound, plus anybody is better than Alberto Callaspo and Daric Barton , right? Right?? If the A's are struggling in July, do you see them trading one of their excess starters? Say Scott Kazmir ? I ...

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  6. Oakland Athletics Opening Day WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    May 13, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss crosses home and is congratulated by Athletics first baseman Daric Barton after Moss hit a two run home run during the eighth inning against the Chicago White Sox at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Bob Stanton-USA TODAY Sports The Oakland Athletics won the opening day game in 2004 when Chad Bradford led the team to a 5-4 victory over the Texas Rangers.

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  7. Opening Night Promises To Be A Low-Scoring AffairRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    ... but not all. Various relievers and Justin Masterson have played roles in the A's recent failings, as has Daric Barton's inexplicable inability to score from second base on a booming double off the center field wall. Helping to suppress offense is a ...

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  8. ! Zito Trade About To Go Down! Barton Possible TargetRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    ... Having Marco Estrada as the lone backup plan is not enough. The A's could benefit from having a player like Daric Barton, who came up through the A's system and could provide needed depth as the A's see two position players start the season on the ...

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  9. Blue Jays Moves: Daric Barton re-assigned to minor league camp, Ramon Santiago releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Jays Journal

    Mar 28, 2015; Bradenton, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Daric Barton talks with a teammate before the start of the spring training game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at McKechnie Field. Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports The Toronto Blue Jays continued their purge of the spring training roster ahead of their final week of Spring Training games, reassigning first baseman Daric Barton to minor league camp and formerly releasing infielder Ramon Santiago .

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  10. A's 2015 Preview: The InfieldRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    The A's are running an almost entirely new look this year, and the infield is probably the site of the most change. Opening Day 2014 featured an infield composed of Daric Barton , Eric Sogard , Jed Lowrie , John Jaso , and Josh Donaldson .

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  11. Blue Jays Injury News: Edwin Encarnacion to have MRI on backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Jays Journal

    ... seasons. That will involve a rotation at first base that could include Justin Smoak and Danny Valencia, with Daric Barton on the outside looking in. However, with back issues already cropping up in Spring Training, that mix could turn to primary DH ...

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  12. A's Coco Crisp scores his own appRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | SFBay

    ... have downloaded the game in its first few days of its release. So far, players also include former teammate Daric Barton to the adorable Sogard family . Crisp told SFGate's Ann Killion that he is extremely interested in computer programming and ...

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  13. Melvin excited about A's new infieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... all the way around. I'm excited about what we have." On Opening Day a season ago, the A's infield featured Daric Barton, Eric Sogard , Jed Lowrie and Josh Donaldson . Sogard is the only one of those four still with the A's, but Ben Zobrist is ...

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  14. Coco Crisp, the Aa s gaming entrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    ... their own game. By Friday morning, the game had 157 players. Crisp was the leading player, but former teammate Daric Barton was in third place. "And my mom is fifth in the world," Crisp said, who tweeted out the release and expects many more ...

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  15. Blue Jays Spring Training 2015: Daric Barton to compete with Justin SmoakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Jays Journal

    Apr 23, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Texas Rangers center fielder Leonys Martin dives back to first base against Oakland Athletics first baseman Daric Barton during the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports A lot of attention and talk this winter has been focused on whether Justin Smoak can turn the corner and be a useful contributor for the Toronto Blue Jays in 2015.

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  16. Brandon Moss, never good with baby steps, mending fast for Cleveland IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... So was the pain he felt in the hip everytime he swung a bat last season. Moss told Oakland first baseman Daric Barton last spring, "I hope you have a really good year so I can DH a good bit. If not, I'm probably going to have surgery.' I knew it. ...

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  17. Moss pain-free and 'pumped' to be with TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    Outfielder Brandon Moss knew something was wrong with his left hip long before his second-half tailspin began last season. During last spring, when he was with Oakland, Moss remarked to then-teammate Daric Barton that he might be in for a tough year.

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  18. Daric Barton is a man with a planRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Bluebird Banter

    Three weeks after the Blue Jays signed Daric Barton fans have been on pins and needles waiting for an in-depth look at his plate discipline.... right? In this case remarkable does not necessarily mean effective, but rather extraordinary. Daric Barton is more unusual than impactful and more of a peculiarity than an asset.

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  19. Daric Barton's Top 5 Greatest Moments in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    March 31, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Daric Barton reacts after the eighth inning of an opening day baseball game against the Cleveland Indians at O.co Coliseum. The Indians defeated the Athletics 2-0.

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  20. Could Max Stassi Switch Positions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... Oakland, an A's team that has moved catchers to play all sorts of positions. Josh Donaldson moved to third, Daric Barton to first, and Stephen Vogt can play the outfield, and that's just from last year's team. Seeing that Houston has added former ...

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