Tim Tebow has been sidelined.
The Syracuse Mets have positioned Tebow on the injured record with a reduce on his left hand. He suffered the harm whereas fielding a ball within the outfield and there is at present no timetable for his return, supervisor Tony DeFrancesco advised reporters Tuesday.
“He’ll be out for as long as it takes to heal, get back on track,” DeFrancesco mentioned, by way of Syracuse.com. “It’s just kind of in an awkward spot between his index finger, his ring finger and pinkie.”
Tebow, the previous faculty soccer star who gained the Heisman Trophy in 2007, has struggled in Triple-A this season. He is slashing simply .163/.240/.255 with 4 dwelling runs and 19 RBIs in 77 video games.
The 31-year-old, nonetheless, was in the course of his finest month for Syracuse as he was hitting .205 in July.
“He had a couple ups and downs,” DeFrancesco mentioned. “He actually had a pretty good month going. Unfortunately, (an injury) is part of the game. He’ll still hopefully have three weeks left when he comes back, and we’ll see how he finishes.”
Tebow had a profitable stint in 84 video games with Double-A Binghamton in 2018 however was shut down for the season after he broke a bone in his hand in late July.
Tebow was initially chosen by the Broncos out of Florida with the No. 25 decide within the NFL draft. He spent three seasons within the league with Denver and the Jets earlier than becoming a member of the Mets group in September 2016.
Tebow can be a university soccer analyst with ESPN.