Jack Slattery from the Chronology
May 23, 1928 -
Jack Slattery quits as manager of the last place Braves. Owner Fuch announces that "after much persuasion" Rogers Hornsby has consented to takes over as manager.
Apr 19, 1928 -
The visiting Braves make 16 hits 4 by 3B Les Bell to beat the Giants 9-8 in 10 innings. The Giants answer with 9 hits including a 3-run homer by Andy Reese. Rajah drives home the game winner with his 3rd hit and manages the team in the absence of Jack Slattery who is attending a funeral. Ed Brandt is the winner over Lefty Faulkner in a game in which no strikeouts occur.
Nov 2, 1927 -
Jack Slattery Boston College baseball coach agrees to manage the Braves for a year.