Tracy McGrady took the mound on Saturday, making his baseball debut for the Sugar Land Skeeters. His opponent was the Somerset Patriots, featuring several former Major League hitters.
McGrady finished the night allowing two hits, two runs, and two walks in 1.2 innings, including allowing a solo shot to former Astro Edwin Maysonet. 18 of McGrady’s 35 pitches were called strikes.
Click here to see McGrady’s debut. (Via Deadspin)
Let’s see how Twitter reacted to McGrady’s debut:
Tracy McGrady pitching to Roger Clemens‘ son Koby might be the most random celebrity battery ever.
— Peter Botte (@PeterBotte) May 10, 2014
Luis Montanez, the third overall pick in the 2000 MLB Draft, grounded out against Tracy McGrady, the 9th overall pick in the 1997 NBA Draft
— Cespedes Family BBQ (@CespedesBBQ) May 10, 2014
Maybe Tracy McGrady should go back to basketball
— Ryan ⚾️ (@ryanmatt23) May 11, 2014
Tracy McGrady has rarely played a game this deep in the NBA Playoffs, too bad he’s not playing basketball… . pic.twitter.com/haP421qiBI
— MLB Memes (@MLBMeme) May 10, 2014