The New York Mets are promoting Tim Tebow to the club’s High-A affiliate in Port St. Lucie.
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The New York Mets are promoting Tim Tebow to the club’s High-A affiliate in Port St. Lucie. His number? .222/.311/.340 in 63 games so far with 3 home runs, scoring 29 runs and driving in 23.

Though Tebow was batting just .222 with a .651 OPS in 63 games for Columbia, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said the team has been impressed by his increased exit velocity, among other advanced metrics.
Whatever that means. He is, however, filling seats so...
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Hangit84 months
They can bounce him to different farm teams for a long time. While there, they will pay him nothing, fill the seats, sell a gazillion dollars worth of Tebow swag, and line their pockets. When sales drop off, they move him somewhere else and start over. They are praying that he keeps the desire to play.
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DeafVallyBatnR84 months
Pretty sure in pro ball players gets a percentage of sales.
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Hangit84 months
You are right. The team gets some too. The team pockets all of the parking, beer, Coke, hotdog, admission,and team souvenir money. What they pay him is not close to the windfall he brings.
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SECdragonmaster84 months
Way to go Tim.
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windmill84 months
You brought this up amidst no trash talk about TT. You're keeping it alive.
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chinhoyang84 months
I don't know why everyone wants to trash on Tebow. He works hard. He doesn't have a dozen illegitimate kids. I'm not a Tebow fan, but I sure as hell am not going to trash him.
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