From BR Bullpen
Marvin Eugene Rackley
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 5' 10", Weight 170 lb.
- Debut April 15, 1947
- Final Game May 8, 1950
- Born July 25, 1921 in Seneca, SC USA
 Biographical Information
Marv Rackley played four seasons in the major leagues, posting a .317 batting average in that time. He was primarily a center fielder. He appeared in two games in the 1949 World Series.
With Montreal in 1946, he hit .305 with 14 triples and 65 stolen bases. The stolen base total was the highest in the International League since the 1920's. His teammate Jackie Robinson hit .349 with 8 triples and 40 stolen bases.
In his last seasons as a player, 1955, he was the second of three managers of the Atlanta Crackers, succeeding George McQuinn and being followed by Clyde King. The team had a record of 18-33 under Rackley.