Tim Tebow’s professional baseball profession has come to an in depth.
Tebow was invited to the New York Mets’ spring coaching this yr, however he received’t be becoming a member of the staff there. The Mets on Wednesday introduced Tebow had retired. Tebow stated in a press release shared by the staff:
“I want to thank the Mets, Mr. Alderson, the fans and all my teammates for the chance to be a part of such a great organization. I loved every minute of the journey, but at this time I feel called in other directions. I never want to be partially in on anything. I always want to be 100 percent in on whatever I choose. Thank you again for everyone’s support of this awesome journey in baseball, I’ll always cherish my time as a Met.”
Tebow, 33, started his professional baseball profession in 2017 on the Single-A stage. Despite not taking part in since highschool, he batted .220/.311/.336 with a .647 OPS in his first season. He carried out admirably in his second full season, batting .273/.336/.399 with a .735 OPS in his second season in professional ball, which was at Double-A.
Tebow was pushed as much as Triple-A in 2019 and appeared to hit his ceiling, as he batted .163 in 77 video games at that stage. The pandemic railroaded his profession, as there have been no minor leagues final yr, hurting his growth.
Tebow might be now able to discover a new pursuit for his life. He finishes his minor league profession with a .223 batting common, .637 OPS and 18 profession residence runs.
This news most likely isn’t shocking for anybody who learn his feedback in November.