Houston, TX, United States (NewsBahn) – Retired seven-time NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady will reportedly take a swing at being a professional baseball player.
McGrady, 34, will try pitching for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Independent Atlantic League after last playing in the NBA in the 2012-13 season.
“McGrady has demonstrated skill, determination and diligence during his training program,” a statement from the Skeeters said. “We look forward to monitoring his progress.”
Roger Clemens pitched for the team in 2012.
McGrady played for the Raptors, Magic and Rockets in his NBA career and scored over 18,000 points and grabbed over 5,000 rebounds.