From the court to the mound, McGrady makes Skeeters starting roster

Tracy McGrady did it. The former NBA player has made the opening day roster of the independent Sugar Land Skeeters, according to ESPN. Skeeters manager, Gary Gaetti, spoke with KRIV-TV on Wednesday. "Tracy is on the team," Gaetti told KRIV. "He's just done what needed to be done since the idea came about. He showed enough progress. He showed enough ability and...
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McGrady Makes Skeeters Roster As Pitcher

((HT: MyFoxHouston))Tracy McGrady has made the next step in his second career... making the Opening Day roster of the Atlantic League's Sugar Land Skeeters roster...He had one official appearance in the exhibition season against Alvin (TX) Community College going 1 inning and giving up a run on three hits..."It's an honor to be a part of this club," McGrady said...
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Tracy McGrady Signs With Sugarland Skeeters

Back in February news surfaced regarding Tracy McGrady making a bid to become a minor league baseball player and today the Sugarland Skeeters officially announced they have signed the former NBA all-star to their roster. “It’s an honor to be a part of this club for the 2014 season,” said McGrady. “To be a part of the team means everything to me and it’s a dream come true...
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Tracy McGrady Took the SKEETERS To PF Changs

How can you not love a teammate who takes an entire team to DA CHANG!!! Tracy McGrady is winning over his new baseball teammates one spring roll at a time … ’cause TMZ Sports has learned he paid for the entire post-game meal after his pitching debut … at P.F. Changs! Even before he took the mound for the Sugar Land Skeeters for the first time last week, the former NBA superstar...
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Tracy McGrady takes the bump against Alvin Community College

On Wednesday night, Alvin Community College got the first glimpse of Tracy McGrady, the baseball player. In his lone inning, McGrady gave up three hits on one run, according to The Sporting News. Of his 15 pitches, nine were for strikes. Whether or not you like the idea of McGrady getting this opportunity to participate, he's followed through on everything up to this point....
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady is back, playing baseball

Tracy McGrady had a very nice NBA career, even though injury issues prevented him from probably playing to his full potential. McGrady was always one of the most exciting, and entertaining players to watch, and also had one of the nicest, non-Nike signature shoes.While we can't see T-Mac out on the court anymore, we can apparently still see him out on the diamond.According to...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Former NBA star Tracy McGrady makes baseball debut

This time last year, Tracy McGrady was preparing for the NBA Playoffs with the San Antonio Spurs. On Wednesday, the seven-time NBA All-Star made his baseball debut with the Sugar Land Skeeters in a scrimmage against Alvin Community College . McGrady got the start and threw 15 pitches in one inning, allowing one run on three hits in the Skeeters' 10-1 win. After retiring from...
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Tracy McGrady Allows One Run In Professional Pitching Debut (Photo)

Tracy McGrady, coming to a baseball diamond near you. The former NBA star has made very public his desire to play professional baseball after hanging up his sneakers for good last August. He came closer to realizing that goal on Wednesday night, making his first in-game appearance as the starting pitcher for the independent Sugar Land Skeeters in an exhibition game against Alvin...
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Tracy McGrady makes pro pitching debut for Skeeters

So Tracy McGrady’s baseball career is still a thing, as the former NBA All-Star pitched one inning in his debut with the Sugar Land Skeeters in an exhibition game Wednesday against Alvin Community College. In T-Mac’s lone inning of work he threw 15 pitches (9 strikes, 6 balls), giving up one run on three hits. @blksportsonline Tmac got his first start tonight. Gave up 1 run on...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady starts, pitches one inning for Sugar Land Skeeters in exhibition game

When former NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady confirmed his intentions to give baseball a go, more than a few people probably shrugged it off. But, this is a real thing that is happening. The Sugar Land Skeeters, who finished first in the Freedom Division of the Atlantic League last season, get their 2014 season underway next […]
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