|Year of Induction|
|Teams||Red Stockings (National Association), Red Stockings (NL), Reds, White Stockings|
|Positions||Second Base, Shortstop|
For the six year period from 1871-1876 Ross Barnes hit .398, and led the league by batting .430 in 1872, .431 in 1873, and .429 in 1876.
"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball…"
~Jacques Barzun, 1954