|Second baseman / Third baseman / Manager|
November 11, 1853|
|Died: December 10, 1937
|August 11, 1871, for the Cleveland Forest Citys|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 28, 1890, for the Syracuse Stars|
|Runs batted in||143|
Battin played major league baseball from 1871 to 1884 and then returned for one season in 1890, after several years in various minor leagues. Battin primarily played at second base and third base, although he occasionally filled in at other roles as well.
In 1936 the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum listed Battin on the ballot. He received one vote.
- "Joe Battin Stats". Baseball-Almanac.com. Retrieved October 29, 2006.