Better known for his time as a manager and coach, Moore appeared in 21 games for the Detroit Tigers in 1965. He had five hits in 53 at bats with two runs scored and two RBI. He did not hit a home run. Moore’s professional playing career spanned from 1957-1967. He twice hit .293 in a minor-league season first in 1958 and again in 1963.
Following his playing career, Moore went on to coach for the Milwaukee Brewers, Texas Rangers, Toronto Blue Jays and Oakland A’s. He became the A’s manager in the middle of the 1984 season and stayed in that position until the middle of the 1986 season. His managerial record was 163-190. Moore later coached for the Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds, Rangers and Colorado Rockies. He was the bench coach for the 1990 Reds’ team that won the World Series. Moore was the manager of the Round Rock Express from 2000-2007, then coached for the Houston Astros and the Rangers until 2014.
Jackie Moore – career stats