Former slugger Jose Canseco says he can flip Tim Tebow into an affect hitter, smacking 35 to 45 bombs per 12 months on the Major League Baseball stage.
Canseco suggested TMZ Sports that he is a big fan of the New York Mets prospect nonetheless said “he needs help.” He said Tebow’s swing seems too “mechanical.”
“If you look at his physicality, he’s like 6-foot-3, 6-foot-4 and 250 pounds … if he works with me I can easily get him up to 35 to 45 home runs at the major league level,” Canseco said. At the Triple-A stage he might hit 50.”
Canseco said he is eager to help Tebow free of price. He said that Tebow have to be taught the paintings of vitality hitting, referencing his physicality.
“Tim Tebow let me help you along with your swing,” Canseco tweeted Monday. “I simply noticed one in all your bats you don’t have any rhythm proper now and also you’re too rotational. I’ll help you free of charge I am a fan of yours.”
Tebow had his first two hits of spring teaching in a loss to the Boston Red Sox Monday in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The 31-year-old former Heisman Trophy winner has 14 home runs since 2016, nonetheless has in no way appeared in a league increased than the Double-A stage for the Mets. Tebow owns a .244 batting frequent in 210 video video games throughout the Arizona Fall League, Advanced A, Single-A and Double-A ranges.
He hit .130 in 54 at-bats in 2018 spring teaching, nonetheless did not hit a home run. Canseco, 54, hit 462 home runs all through his 17-year MLB tenure. The six-time All-Star was the 1986 American League Rookie of the Year and gained the 1988 American League MVP. Canseco moreover gained the World Series twice and led baseball in home runs in two seasons.
Canseco beforehand admitted using steroids all through his baseball career. He suggested 60 Minutes in 2014 that he would have in no way been a big league caliber participant with out utilizing steroids.