Tim Tebow’s Columbia Fireflies merchandise is selling quickly.
The Columbia Fireflies announced Thursday it sold out of Tebow’s No. 15 adult T-shirts less than 24 hours after it went on sale. Youth jerseys are still available on the club’s website.
The team began selling Tebow shirts around 6 p.m. Wednesday. Adult shirts are $25 and youth are $20.
Fireflies public relations director Kevin Fitzgerald said the club hopes to have more adult T-shirts up for sale soon. He also added that Tebow’s No. 15 baseball jersey could be available for sale as early as next week.
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Fitzgerald said ticket sales are up since Monday’s announcement of Tebow playing for the Fireflies, the Class A affiliate of the New York Mets.
The Fireflies open the season April 6 at home against Augusta in a four-game series. This year’s team arrives in Columbia on April 1 with a fan fest set for the following day.