Tebow has drove in 9 runs, struck out 9 times with Fireflies

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) –This week, Tim Tebow and the Columbia Fireflies completed two series, the first a three-game set at home against the Hickory, North Carolina Crawdads and then a four-game road series against the Augusta, Georgia GreenJackets.

Tebow played six of the Fireflies seven games this week, all three with Hickory and three of four with Augusta. Columbia went 2-1 against Hickory and 2-2 against Augusta.

Tebow reached on a fielder’s choice on a grounder to second base that scored the game’s only run in Columbia’s 1-0 win over Augusta on Saturday night. Tebow also drove in three runs Sunday, one on a groundout and two more on a single as Augusta won 7-6.

Tebow was 3 of 21 at the plate this week. He had four RBIs and four strikeouts in his six games.

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