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Tim Tebow to pursue a career in pro baseball

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Current ESPN broadcaster and former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow is pursuing a career in professional baseball, according to ESPN.

According to his agents Tebow plans to hold a workout for Major League Baseball teams later this month.

The article from ESPN reads, Tebow was an All-State baseball player in Florida playing for Nease High School, but the last year Tebow has spent time training in Arizona and Los Angeles practicing as a professional batter and outfielder.

He hasn’t hit the baseball diamond since high school in 2005.

According to the article, the 29-years-old said Sunday, he has notified his current employer, ESPN, of his desire to chase a career in baseball, but he will continue to fulfill his broadcast obligations.

All 30 Major League Baseball teams will be invited to Tebow’s workout at the end of the August. 

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