Tim Tebow will probably be again on the New York Mets major league camp in Port St. Lucie, Florida, in February.
The Mets’ most well-known minor leaguer returns for this third season with the crew.
Final yr, the Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback hit .273 with six house runs and 36 RBIs in 84 Double-A video games earlier than a damaged hand ended his season in July.
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As a result of he’s not on the 40-man roster, Tebow wanted an invitation to massive league camp, which opens Feb. 16. He was with the Mets at massive league camp final season as nicely and drew massive crowds all over the place he went.
Tebow, 31, has a .244 common in 210 minor league video games. Final month, Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen — who as soon as served as Tebow’s agent — stated Tebow was one step away from being massive league participant.
“If we one way or the other suffered an harm and we would have liked someone to substitute Brandon Nimmo or Michael Conforto in the beginning lineup, and if Tim Tebow is the most effective offensive participant in Triple-A at that time in time, he is going to be in Mickey [Calloway]’s lineup,” Van Wagenen stated on WFAN in December.
Tebow is anticipated to open the 2019 season enjoying for the Mets’ new Triple-A affiliate in Syracuse.