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Tracy McGrady call it quits, retires from baseball

Tracy McGrady is best known for being a basketball player, a great one at that. He played 15 years, averaging nearly 20 points per game, but retirement didn't sit to well with him. He had a dream to play professional baseball. Far-fetched yes, but the independent Sugar Land Skeeters saw an opportunity and ran with it. McGrady worked with Roger Clemens and was even clocked...
Via The GM's Perspective
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Knicks star Tracy McGrady retires from pro baseball

Former NBA star Tracy McGrady took the mound. He struck out his first batter. In a minor league All-Star game. And then retired from professional baseball. That’s right, in case you missed it, the former Houston Rockets and New York Knicks All-Star has caught on with an independent league professional baseball team in Texas. McGrady had a 6.75 ERA in 6.2 innings for the Sugar Land...
Via The Sports Bank
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-NBA star Tracy McGrady retires from baseball after first strikeout

Tracy McGrady's baseball didn't last long. The former NBA star made his first career strikeout with the Sugar Land Skeeters at the Atlantic League All-Star Game on Wednesday. And that was all as he rode off into the sunset after 1 1/3 innings with the ball from his one and only "K." "That is definitely going in the trophy case," he told CBS Houston. "...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady retires from baseball after pitching first career strikeout

(Credit: Bleacher Report) Former NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady signed on to pitch for the Atlantic League’s Sugar Land Skeeters last February. His struggles were well documented, T-Mac notched a lackluster 6.75 ERA while serving up a plethora of easy hits and wild pitches. In a nice gesture, McGrady was given a spot on the Atlantic League’s All-Star team this week, and things immediately...
Via Sports-Kings
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady starts minor league All-Star Game, retires

TweetTracy McGrady‘s pro basketball career may have ended sooner than he would have liked due to numerous injuries, but as a consolation he was able to exit pro baseball on his own terms. McGrady, an 11-time NBA All-Star, retired from baseball after registering his first career strikeout, in the minor league all-star game no less. T-Mac struck out the last batter he faced, Atlantic...
Via Los That Sports Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady to Carmelo: ‘Go to Chicago buddy’

Tracy McGrady was once pursued by the Chicago Bulls, and has also once played for Tom Thibodeau. So when the 7-time All-Star was asked about his thoughts on the Anthony-Bulls rumors, McGrady played the role of recruiter. Quotes taken from this CSN Chicago piece, have T-Mac pushing Melo to sign with Chicago. “I would like […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Tracy McGrady says Carmelo Anthony Should Go To The Bulls

Tracy McGrady passed on the Chicago Bulls as a free agent several years ago, but now he believes one of the NBA’s best scorers would flourish in the Windy City. McGrady told CSN Chicago that Carmelo Anthony should sign with the Bulls. “I would like to see Melo in a Chicago Bulls uniform because it’s tailor-made for him to just fit in. Only thing they’re missing is a scorer...
Via Thacover2
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Former NBA star needs to take his suit pants to the tailor

From the waist up, Tracy McGrady's suit looks rather nice. Once you take a look below, however, his pants throw everything completely off.
Via Gamedayr
November 18, 2013  |  1 Comment

T-Mac explains why he retired

Tracy McGrady went from an obscure high school talent, to playing in the NBA for 16 years, scoring 19,490 points, winning two scoring titles, making seven All-Star appearances as well as seven All-NBA teams. Not a bad NBA career right there. Besides the countless injuries on his body, many wondered why McGrady was choosing to retire, rather than chase a ring with a contender. During...
Via Thacover2
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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