Forget about spring training, the regular season is what really counts.
Even in the minor leagues.
And former Gator quarterback turned Denver Broncos playoff hero turned baseball player Tim Tebow made his first at bat with the Met’s Single A affiliate, the Columbia Fireflies, count by sending a pitch into orbit the other way.
OMG HE DID IT pic.twitter.com/GSsmIgmU3k
— Gabe Lacques (@GabeLacques) April 6, 2017
Obviously, Tebow still has a long way to go if he wants to reach the Majors. But if nothing else, he’s on pace to shatter the Single A single season home run record if he stays there long enough.