Joe B. Bateman, born about January 23rd, 1860 in Collierville, TN,1
was a minor league baseball executive. He was the president of Little Rock Travelers in 1906.
Bateman likely played with the Quickstep baseball club in 1883. He replaced Aaron Frank as president of the Little Rock Travelers in 1906. He served as president for only one season before he was succeeded by H.C. Rather.