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Tebow sharp in last tuneup before instructional league debut

Tebow sharp in last tuneup before instructional league debut

Tim Tebow may have had his best day as a New York Mets prospect.

The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback had two hits, scored a run and ended a three-inning game with a sliding grab Tuesday in his final tuneup before his instructional league debut. He is to play Wednesday against the St. Louis Cardinals' instructional club.

"I feel like every day I'm getting a little more comfortable," said Tebow, who singled in his last two at-bats of the simulated game. "It's great just to see live pitching and get live at-bats. I'm just getting a little bit better every day. That's the goal."

The first week of camp had more the feel of a...

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