Tebow Invited To The NY Mets Spring Training

Jan 20, 2018, 05:26
Tebow Invited To The NY Mets Spring Training

It looks like the New York Mets are not giving up on Tim Tebow.

Former Columbia Fireflies outfielder and 2007 Heisman Trophy victor Tim Tebow is headed back to Spring Training.

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Tebow was definitely good at the box office last season, less so on the field. Tebow hit.226 with eight home runs and 52 RBIs in 126 games last season between Class A Columbia in the South Atlantic League and Class A Advanced Port St. Lucie in the Florida State League.

The former NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy victor spent 2017 in the Mets' minor league system, batting.226 with eight home runs and 52 RBIs in 126 games.

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He played professional football for the Broncos, Jets, Patriots, and Eagles also. It will be his second trip through spring training but his first as an invited guest from the get-go.

Other non-roster invitees to Mets camp are first baseman Peter Alonso, third baseman David Thompson, infielder Phil Evans, outfielders Kevin Kaczmarski and Zach Borenstein, catchers Patrick Mazeika and Jose Lobaton and pitchers Matt Purke, Drew Smith, Corey Taylor, Adonis Uceta and P.J. Conlon.

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Tebow, 30, will join the Mets spring training roster starting February 23 when the team opens up its 31-game exhibition schedule in Florida.

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