The New York Mets is contemplating including Tim Tebow to its 60-man player pool for training camp, basic supervisor Brodie Van Wagenen stated Monday.
He advised reporters throughout a convention name that the group continues to be figuring out who will make the final 10 spots, in accordance to Syracuse.com.
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“We do still have 10 spots that we haven’t made final determinations on, who we will be bringing. He was in camp with us early on in camp last spring. He was sent out to minor league camp a couple weeks into it,” Van Wagenen stated of Tebow.
“But he, like many of the other players that were in spring training for us, will be in consideration to bring back. But we haven’t made those final decisions.”
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The gamers who the Mets put into the pool will be eligible to attend their abbreviated training camp and can be obtainable to be used all through the 60-game season.
Tebow hit a house run throughout spring training, however then the coronavirus pandemic shut issues down throughout the sports activities world.
Tebow is making an attempt to make the main league roster for the primary time in his profession. His previous few seasons within the group have ended as a result of of an harm. The previous NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner has reiterated his need to play baseball and to proceed his path to The Present.
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In 4 seasons with the Mets, Tebow has hit .222 with 18 residence runs and a .631 OPS.