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'Freak' Is Gone, but Tim 2.0 Thriving

By Jacob Shafer (Photo: USA Today)

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    Lincecum Eats It Mid-Delivery

    by Thomas Duffy

    When you have a windup as violent as Tim Lincecum ’s, blunders are inevitable. With his San Francisco Giants leading the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 in the bottom of the fourth inning ... Read More »

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    MadBum Finally Taking Center Stage

    by Scott Miller

    SAN FRANCISCO — The ace went for a dip of bubble gum. The third-base coach went for a swatch of "wow." "You sore?" Tim Flannery asked Madison Bumgarner. "No room for sore," the San Francisco ... Read More »

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    Lincecum's MRI Comes Back Clean

    by Joseph Zucker

    Updates from Friday, Oct. 24 ESPN.com's Jim Caple has an update on Tim Lincecum 's status: "Sitting on the plane was a little iffy but I just did my best to stay stretched out and keep ... Read More »

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    Can Wacha, Lincecum Leave Mark on NLCS?

    by Mike Rosenbaum

    Surprise, surprise: The St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants are back in the National League Championship Series. But there’s been one decorated pitcher noticeably absent from each team... Read More »

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    Giants' 1 Big Question Still Unanswered

    by Dan Mori

    The San Francisco Giants have 10 games remaining in the 2014 regular season. Barring a major collapse, the Giants should make the playoffs either as the NL West division winner or as a wild-card te... Read More »