Tim Tebow would possibly nonetheless have an opportunity of creating his MLB debut this season with the New York Mets. If the upcoming 2020 MLB season wasn’t anticipated to be wacky sufficient, it sounds just like the Mets could possibly be open to creating it even crazier with Tebow.
Tebow got here into the 12 months coming off one of many worst seasons by a MiLB participant in current reminiscence. Regardless of an unsightly efficiency for Triple-A Syracuse in 2019, the 32-year-old obtained an invite to take part in Mets spring coaching.
Issues didn’t go effectively for Tebow there both. After posting a .154 batting common throughout 13 at-bats this spring, together with some ugly blunders within the outfield, the Mets despatched him to minor league camp earlier than the COVID-19 pandemic shut every part down.
Now with baseball returning in July and no MiLB season anticipated, groups are being given 60-man participant swimming pools for this 12 months. Whereas Tebow wasn’t named as a part of the primary 50 gamers on the group’s roster, the door isn’t closed on him being given one of many remaining spots.