Originally posted on PRO Rumors  |  Last updated 10/7/12
The Colorado Rockies announced that Jim Tracy has resigned as manager, effectively immediately. “Jim Tracy is a man that has brought professionalism to the Rockies organization since 2009,” Bill Geivett, Rockies vice president and director of baseball operations, said in a statement. “However, Jim has decided that he no longer wants to move forward as manager.” The Rockies were coming off their worst season in history finishing at 64-98. In three-plus seasons as the club's manager, Tracy was 294-308, but did win manager of the year in 2009 as he led the Rockies National League Wild Card and a franchise-best 92-70 record. Quotes obtained from Troy Renck of the Denver Post. Image taken by Jeffrey Beall and used under the Creative Common License Agreement.
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