Tim Tebow signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets on Thursday and will begin his professional baseball career in the fall instructional league on Sept. 19 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The former quarterback for the Denver Broncos and New York Jets has since retired from the football field, but his career as an athlete is far from over. Tim Tebow. Team Date Transaction; January 9, 2020: New York Mets invited non-roster LF Tim Tebow to spring training. Positions: Leftfielder and Designated Hitter Bats: Left • Throws: Left 6-3, 245lb (190cm, 111kg) . Team: New York Mets (majors, non-roster invite) Born: August 14, 1987 in Makati, Philippines ph High School: Allen D. Nease HS (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL) School: University of Florida (Gainesville, FL) Full Name: Timothy Richard Tebow Tebow, who works for ESPN's SEC Network, was an all-state baseball player at Nease High School in Florida. Tim Tebow was executive producer along with his older brother Robby Tebow, and actor in his first movie Run the Race which was released on February 22, 2019, in the USA. Baseball career Early interest The 32-year-old outfielder was born in … This film is an inspirational sports drama with a football theme. Tim Tebow is taking his baseball talents international. The Mets — as a team that consistently sells the idea it’s in “win now” mode — would be hard-pressed to find a suitable defense of Tebow’s inclusion on the 40-man roster. November 20, 2019: LF Tim Tebow assigned to … The World Baseball Classic announced Wednesday that Tebow would play for Team Philippines in the tournament’s qualifying round. When you think of baseball, we don't blame you if Tim Tebow isn't the first name that comes to mind. Tim Tebow will compete for Team Philippines in the upcoming World Baseball Classic qualifiers, the tournament announced Wednesday.