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Tim Lincecum and Major League Baseball's 10 Most Misleading Statistics
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Tim Lincecum pitched fabulously on Sunday afternoon and earned his 10th win of the season as the San Francisco Giants salvaged the fourth game of their series with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Unfortunately for Lincecum, the words "pitched fabulously" and "earned the win" have not gone together very often this season. Despite a 2.69 ERA on the season and a fantastic 9.6 strikeouts per nine innings, Lincecum has only a 10-9 record for the low-scoring San Francisco Giants.

Thus, Lincecum's win-loss record is misleading; he is actually having a terrific season.

Let's have a look at the top ten misleading statistics of the 2011 season.

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