Tebow, the former Heisman Trophy victor turned longshot New York Mets prospect, hit a three-run shot in the fifth inning off Augusta Greenjackets reliever Jose Morel, a no-doubter over the fence in right center field at Spirit Communications Park. The 2007 Heisman Trophy victor didn't have the same doubts on his second dinger.
The left-hander hitting Tebow hit the first pitch he saw in his third at bat deep over the right-field wall in the sixth inning.
For the season, Tebow's 13 official at-bats have yielded 3 hits, 3 runs, 5 RBIs and 5 strikeouts. "I saw him in spring training and the way he went about his business, but I've seen even more progress here". Needless to say, Tebow has continued to defy the doubters and show that at the very least he can hold his own in minor league baseball.
Hillary Clinton says 'misogyny played a role' in United States presidential election loss
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton appears on stage at the Women in the World Summit in the Manhattan borough of NY , U.S. In the first weeks, she largely disappeared from public view, walking in the woods outside her Chappaqua, New York home.
Fun fact: Tebow's two home runs are only one short of Michael Jordan's total for his entire minor league career.
The Fireflies continue their season with three straight home games against the Hickory Crawdads starting Monday night at 7:05 pm.