2010: Appeared in 24 games on the mound, making four starts ... Also played in 11 games as a hitter making six starts at DH or playing in the outfield ... Posted a 4-3 record with a save and a 5.85 ERA ... Struck out 48 and walked 28 in 60.0 innings of work ... His four wins came against Arkansas State (2/23), at No. 5 South Carolina (4/18), at Mississippi State (4/30) and vs. No. 13 Auburn (5/28) in the SEC Tournament ... The wins over South Carolina, Mississippi State and Auburn were all in relief ... Suffered losses to No. 8 Louisville (3/14), at No. 20 Kentucky (3/21) and at Alabama (5/15) ... Worked a season-long 5.2 innings in his first start against Arkansas State (2/23) ...Struck out a career-high 10 batters against Memphis (3/2) ... Hit .207 with a home run, two RBI and five runs scored ... Hit his home run as part of his best offensive outing against Austin Peay (3/9) ... Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored against the Governors ... Also went 2-for-3 with two runs scored against Saint Louis (3/24) ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Worked a season-long 4.1 innings in relief against No. 1 Virginia in his only appearance in the Regional ... Held the top-ranked Cavaliers to two runs on six hits with a strikeout and two walks ...
2009: Made four relief appearances on the season ... Appeared in games against Central Arkansas, Vermont, UALR and Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Did not allow a run and only six hits with a walk and eight strikeouts in 5.0 innings of work ... Worked a season-long 2.0 innings against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (4/29) ... Struck out a season-high three batters against Vermont (3/6) and UA-PB (4/29) ... Only allowed the one walk against Central Arkansas (2/24) ...
2008: Made seven appearances in relief on the season ... Worked 10.1 innings as he struck out 10 on the season ... Saw his first action against Minnesota (2/24) with 1.0 inning of work ... Worked a season-long 2.0 innings on three occasions ... Struck out a season-high five batters against Northwestern State (2/26).
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three years at Christian Brothers College High School under head coach Scott Brown ... Named First Team All-State, All-Metro and All-Conference as a senior ... Helped lead CBCHS to the semi-finals of the state tournament in 2007 ... Posted a 9-2 record with a 1.48 ERA in his senior campaign ... Also tallied 71 strikeouts and walked 30 in 67.0 IP ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Full name is Matthew Tracy ... Son of John and Linda Tracy ... Born: November 26, 1988 ... Has four siblings, Christine, Angie, Mike and Nikki ... Played summer league ball with the St. Louis Mustangs ... Hit .382 with four home runs and 20 RBI on the summer ... Also tallied seven doubles ... Posted a 3-2 record with a 1.62 ERA and 32 strikeouts in 26.1 IP ... Helped lead the Mustangs to the Triple Crown World Series Championship.
On the transition as new hitting coach: The transition has been really good. The coaching staff has made it a lot easier on me than what it could be. It's definitely been a whirlwind. On what he knew about Ole... read more
UPDATE: Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.Here are more of Coach Freeze's interviews in Bristol. Scroll down to the earlier post to hear him on Ivan Maisel's podcast. Listen: Freeze on the Paul Finebaum Show Listen: Freeze on the Freddie Coleman ShowListen:... read more
All 14 Southeastern Conference football coaches will travel to ESPN's annual mid-summer football coaches "car wash" - in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day - at ESPN's Bristol, Conn., headquarters on Monday and Tuesday. Ole... read more
Ole Miss took its turn at the annual SEC Media Days on Thursday. Joining head coach Hugh Freeze was senior quarterback Bo Wallace, junior defensive end C.J. Johnson and senior safety Cody Prewitt. Here are a few related SEC Media... read more
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze said on day one that his expectations were to make the program relevant in the Southeastern Conference Western Division. With a full allotment of 85 scholarship players and more depth of both sides of... read more
Once overshadowed, Wallace now finds himself more firmly in the spotlight after the departure of seven of the league's eight top passers. The dean of SEC quarterbacks, Wallace is the league's leading returner in total offense, passing yards and passing... read more
Before taking his turn at the podium in the main room at SEC Media Days on Thursday, head coach Hugh Freeze met with members of the Ole Miss local media and addressed a wide variety of topics. Here are some... read more
Ole Miss will take its turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Here are a few links to stories of interest for Ole Miss fans from Day Three of SEC Media Days, which featured Steve Shaw (SEC), Justin Connolly (ESPN),... read more
Ole Miss will take its turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Here are a few links to stories of interest for Ole Miss fans from Day Two of SEC Media Days, which featured South Carolina, Mississippi State, Texas A&M... read more
NFL.com CFB 24/7 has counted down the 14 college football players to watch -- and some other college football topics -- in varying categories in 2014. Below are the highlights for Ole Miss and the link to the complete 14... read more
Ole Miss will take its turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Here are a few links to stories of interest for Ole Miss fans from Day 1 of SEC Media Days, which featured SEC commissioner Mike Slive, Auburn, Florida... read more
Former Ole Miss player Zack Cozart, now a member of the Cincinnati Reds, was named the best defensive shortstop in baseball for the first half of the 2014 season. ESPN Insider Scott Spratt selected one player from either league at... read more
The Season: Ole Miss Baseball: Omaha Bound from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo. Chapter 1: Regionals from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo. Chapter 2: Super Regionals from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo. Chapter 3: CWS Games 1 & 2... read more
Three student-athletes and the head coach of each of the 14 Southeastern Conference football programs will participate in SEC Football Media Days, July 14-17, at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala.Ole Miss will take its... read more