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Chad Tracy retires

Veteran infielder Chad Tracy will retire after a nine-year playing career, according to a person close to him. Tracy was released by the Angels at the end of spring training after hitting .303 with 1 HR and 7 RBI in 17 spring games. Tracy, 33, spent last season with the Nationals, hitting .202 with 4 HR and 11 RBI in 92 games. He hit free agency after the season and hoped to land...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels News - Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy & Yorvit Torrealba all opt out of contracts

The Los Angeles Angels made a lot of news on Sunday as they released a couple players & another one opted out.  As teams start trimming to get down to their Opening Day 25-man roster, more and more players will be out of work.  The Angels started by parting ways with Chad Tracy, Carlos Pena & Yorvit Torrealba on Sunday.#Angels announce that Carlos Pena and Chad Tracy have...
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March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Angels sign Chad Tracy, hire new team doctors

The January 30th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Angels sign Chad Tracy, hire new team doctors and much more... The Story: The Angels signed Chad Tracy to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training. The Monkey Says: Tracy had a nice start to his career, but he really hasn't been of much use since 2007. He is another...
Via Monkey with a Halo
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Anaheim Angels sign Chad Tracy to a minor league deal

According to Mike DiGiovanna from LA Times, the Anaheim Angels have agreed to terms with first baseman/third baseman Chad Tracy on a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training. The agreement was confirmed by Alan Nero, Tracy’s agent. The lefty batter was relegated to a pinch-hitting role with the Washington Nationals in 2012 and 2013 and had only 136 plate appearances...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

2012 Player-By-Player Wrap Up: Chad Tracy

Throughout the offseason, The Nats Blog will look back at every player’s 2012 season to summarize and analyze his performance, and we’ll look ahead to his possible role in 2013. We’ll go from #1 Steve Lombardozzi all the way to #63 Henry Rodriguez with about two posts per week until Spring Training. Enjoy. Chad Tracy was picked up before the 2012 season began as a role...
Via The Nats Blog
November 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Nats' Ryan Zimmerman, Chad Tracy have surgery

Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says third baseman Ryan Zimmerman had arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder and is expected to be ready for the start of spring training. Team doctor Wiemi Douoguih performed the operation Thursday. Rizzo says Zimmerman ''will be full go'' in six weeks. Zimmerman was bothered by the shoulder during the season and had cortisone...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2012  |  Discuss


"If it swings the other way, sure, you don’t sleep as well tonight. There’s a little more pressure on you tomorrow. That’s the way to set the tone for the series. We would have liked to have been out of here in nine innings but hey, we’ll take the win." (Chad Tracy, via Washington Post, 8/21/2012) Nationals 5, Braves 4:  Up above, Chad Tracy...
Via Nationals Enquirer
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Nationals' Tracy requires surgery for groin injury

Washington Nationals infielder Chad Tracy will require surgery for a torn groin muscle and is expected to be sidelined at least six weeks and perhaps longer. Tracy, who leads the major leagues with nine pinch-hit RBIs, was hurt Saturday. A specialist in Philadelphia determined surgery was necessary after Tracy had an MRI Tuesday, and the operation will be performed Thursday. Tracy...
Via Fox Sports
May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Nationals PH Tracy goes on DL with groin injury

Washington Nationals infielder Chad Tracy, who leads the major leagues with nine pinch-hit RBIs, has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a groin injury. The Nationals selected the contract of outfielder Corey Brown from Triple-A Syracuse, and he joined them for Monday's game at Miami. Tracy was hurt Saturday against Atlanta, and he's scheduled to undergo an MRI...
Via AP on Fox
May 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Even Chad Tracy couldn't save the Nats from Jeff Samardzija.

(Jordan Zimmermann talks with the media after Sunday's loss to the Cubs. Screengrab via video.) Cubs 4, Nationals 3: Once again Nats' offense shows up late; but this time without the magic. Thanks, Xavier Nady. Jordan Zimmermann was good, but Jeff Samardzija was better. Chaditude fails to ignite: Chad Tracy 0-1 (K). Meanwhile... Left ankle...
Via Nationals Enquirer
April 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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