Born in Makati, former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow continues his baseball quest by suiting up for the Philippine team.
Born in Makati, former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow continues his baseball quest by suiting up for the Philippine team
NEW YORK, USA – Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, trying to realize his dream of playing Major League Baseball, was named Wednesday, February 26, to the Philippine team in next month's World Baseball Classic qualifying tournament.The Philippines will compete March 20-25 at Tucson, Arizona, against Britain, New Zealand, Spain, Panama and the Czech Republic for two available berths in the 2021 World Classic.
... the country I was born in and somewhere that is near and dear to my heart!In 2011, the young passer became known for"Tebowing" after a comeback overtime victory over Miami, kneeling on one knee in prayer with head bent and arm resting on the other knee.
Tebow ignored overtures from the XFL, an NFL-like eight-team league that debuted this month, to continue his baseball quest.Japan won the first two Classic crowns in 2006 and 2009 followed by the Dominican Republic in 2013 as elite talent from the top global leagues met in unprecedented showdowns for their homelands.
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Did he apply for Filipino citizenship? Being born here by American parents doesn’t make him a Filipino citizen. Don’t want the team disqualified because of this….
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