Former Heisman trophy winner Tim Tebow will sign a minor league contract with the New York Mets, according to multiple reports.
The news comes eight days after Tebow worked out in front of 28 MLB teams in Los Angeles.
Tebow, 29, will participate in the Mets' instructional League, according to a tweet from the Mets' official Twitter account.
Mets are signing Tim Tebow to a minor-league contract, an MLB source tells ESPN. Instructional League or Arizona Fall League next for Tebow.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 8, 2016
The former Florida Gators and Denver Broncos quarterback last played baseball at Nease High School from 2004-2005.
Tebow also played for the New York Jets in 2012.
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