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You can bet on Tim Tebow’s first at-bat in the Arizona Fall League

Tim Tebow
Tim Tebow hits a solo home run in his first at-bat during the first inning of his first instructional league baseball game for the New York Mets against the St. Louis Cardinals instructional club on Sept. 28.
(Luis M. Alvarez / Associated Press)

Think you’re a Tim Tebow expert? Or just feeling lucky? Here’s your chance to prove it.

Tebow is now an outfielder for the New York Mets, and the organization recently announced it would send off the former 29-year-old Heisman winner to the Arizona Fall League (AFL) this offseason.

Although he didn’t have quite the luck transitioning from college football to the NFL, his fortunes could change in the MLB. And now you can bet on it.

Bookmaker.eu has released odds on what might unfold when Tebow makes his first plate appearance next week in the AFL, and how he’ll do generally during league play. Here’s a look at where the odds stand as of now:

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Result of Tebow’s first at-bat in the AFL

Strikeout +150

Fly out +250

Ground out +280

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Hit (single, double, triple, home run) +300

Walk +500

Hit by pitch +2500

Tebow total strikeouts during the first 20 at-bats

OVER 7.5 (+140)

UNDER 7.5 (-180)

Tebow OPS (on-base plus slugging) after first 20 at-bats in AFL

OVER .550 (-200)

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UNDER .550 (+160)

Tebow total hits during first 20 at-bats in the AFL

OVER 5.5 (+180)

UNDER 5.5 (-230)

The oddsmakers do not expect too much out of Tebow in his first plate appearance in the AFL. But remember, he did hit a home run off his first plate appearance during his first instructional game.

Twitter: @edmgonzalez

eduardo.gonzalez@latimes.com

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