Chris Batton

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Chris Batton
Born: (1954-08-24) August 24, 1954 (age 65)
Los Angeles, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 19, 1976, for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
October 2, 1976, for the Oakland Athletics
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0-0
Earned run average 9.00
Strikeouts 4

Christopher Sean Batton (born August 24, 1954) is a former professional baseball pitcher. He played part of one season in Major League Baseball for the Oakland Athletics.

Batton was drafted by the Athletics in the 12th round of the 1972 Major League Baseball Draft, and pitched in their organization through his major league debut in September 1976. He pitched two games for the A's with no decisions. The following spring he was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates, and never pitched in the major leagues again.

Batton's twin brother John pitched briefly in the minor leagues in the Minnesota Twins organization in 1974.

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