SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WETM) – Tim Tebow’s minor league baseball season has come to an end early with an injury for the second straight season.
The former Heisman Trophy winner and current New York Mets Minor League outfielder is out for the season with a hand injury at Triple-A Syracuse. Tebow cut his left hand while fielding a ball in the outfield last month and was placed on the injured list. Tebow’s season came to an end early last season with Double-A Binghamton after breaking a bone in his right hand.
Tebow was batting .163 for the Syracuse Mets with four home runs and 19 RBI’s while striking out 98 times.