ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that Mets prospect Tim Tebow broke a bone in his hand and will likely miss the remainder of the season.
Mets’ minor-league OF Tim Tebow broke the hamate bone in his right hand swinging the bat this weekend and is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday and is now likely out for the season, per MLB source. #sticktobasketball
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 23, 2018
Tebow left Thursday’s Binghamton victory after experiencing discomfort during his seventh inning at-bat.
Tebow was placed on the disabled list Sunday afternoon.
Tebow has had a serviceable season at Double-A Binghamton, hitting a respectable .273 while hitting 6 HR and driving in 36 runners in 84 games.