Former NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady getting shot at baseball Published: March 10, 2014

Retired NBA star Tracy McGrady is moving closer to his dream of playing professional baseball.

The Sugar Land Skeeters have invited the 34-year-old McGrady to spring training, giving him a chance to earn a spot on the independent Atlantic League team.

The 6-foot-8 McGrady has been training as a pitcher with the team. He played baseball from age 5 until his senior year in high school.

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