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JIM TRACY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Rockies voice support for Tracy

Players who stood by Jim Tracy while the Colorado Rockies endured their worst season in franchise history are reiterating their support for him following the manager's resignation over the weekend. Left-hander Jeff Francis said he was surprised to hear Tracy had decided to step down, telling The Associated Press in an email: ''I loved playing for him and I think everyone...
Via AP on Fox
October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Jim Tracy's resignation shows Colorado Rockies in downward spiral

It should have been a good day for Colorado Rockies fans. They got their wish. Jim Tracy is no longer the manager of the club. Instead, the move sheds light on just how deep this franchise's issues are.Assistant General Manager Bill Geivett met with Tracy all day on Friday. The meeting was centered around the team's desire to bring Tracy back as their manager for 2013, despite...
Via Rockies Review
October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies manager Jim Tracy resigns

Colorado Rockies manager Jim Tracy resigned Sunday, stepping down after the team set a franchise record for losses. The Rockies said a search for Tracy's replacement would begin immediately but they have no time frame for making a hire. Colorado finished last in the NL West this year while going 64-98. Tracy was promoted from bench coach to manager in May 2009. He was voted...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies indecision with Jim Tracy shows bigger issues

Jim Tracy might be back in 2013, but it won't matter.The only reason Colorado Rockies fans were still paying attention after a brutal 2012 season was because the word was out that Jim Tracy would hear the decision on his future in a Friday morning meeting.When morning turned to afternoon, then night, no word came from the Rockies. Nothing. Finally, Troy Renck of the Denver Post...
Via Rockies Review
October 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies manager wants to return in 2013

Jim Tracy says he wants to return as manager of the Colorado Rockies next season even though the team is on pace for the worst record in franchise history. Speaking before the Rockies' final home game Thursday, Tracy said ''I have a contract to manage here in 2013 and I'm very hopeful of the fact, that as we go along over the course of the next week, that the conversation...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Vin Scully Says 'Blinkin' Fertilizer' to Keep Audience's Ears Safe During Rockies Manager Jim Tracy's Tirade (Video)

Great broadcasters do a variety of favors for fans watching from home. They provide important play-by-play details that people away from the field can't see. They give thoughtful analysis of story angles and intrigue unknown to those outside the team. And sometimes, when another team's manager loses it and starts yelling at the umpires, they provide a thoughtful lip-reading...
Via NESN.com
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Jim Tracy at his finest in Colorado Rockies loss

Jim Tracy did it again on Friday night.If anyone still believes that Jim Tracy is a good Major League manager, they weren't watching Friday night's game.Once again, Tracy's lack of understanding of how outs work. In the 5th inning with the Rockies down 2-0, Todd Helton led off with a single. Wilin Rosario hit into a fielders choice, forcing Helton out at second base....
Via Rockies Review
July 28, 2012  |  1 Comment

Lost in the Colorado Rockies poor play is Jim Tracy's horrible moves

The 2012 season for the Colorado Rockies is going even worse than what most expected.The passionate fans that remain mainly direct their ire at general manager Dan O'Dowd. He is the author of the "piggy-back" pitching situation, which was immediately a joke around the league. He is the founder of the theory that pitching at altitude creates massive injuries that end...
Via Rockies Review
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies manager Jim Tracy has indefinite extension

Colorado Rockies manager Jim Tracy has received what general manager Dan O'Dowd calls an ''indefinite'' contract extension. O'Dowd made the announcement during Tracy's media session following Monday afternoon's opening spring training workout. He says there was only a handshake - no formal paperwork or press release. Tracy's previous contract...
Via Fox Sports
February 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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