Red Sox Notes: Carson Smith Excites In Debut; Tim Lincecum Catches Boston’s Eye

The Boston Red Sox had a rare off night at the plate Tuesday, and it cost them in a 4-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox. That’s the bad news. The good news is that Boston should be more concerned about its pitching than its hitting this season, and the Red Sox just welcomed a potential difference-maker into the fold. Relief pitcher Carson Smith, called up by the team Tuesday after...
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Phillies nuggets: Club should watch Tim Lincecum throw Friday

The Philadelphia Phillies should watch Tim Lincecum's showcase Friday afternoon, even if his fit with the team isn't necessarily clear on paper.
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Tim Lincecum to hold free agent showcase for teams

Two-time Cy Young winner and current free agent Tim Lincecum is set to hold a show case where he’ll throw in front of interested teams on Friday, MLB Network’s Jon Heyman reports. Lincecum will hold the event at the San Francisco Giants’ spring facility in Scottsdale, Arizona. Lincecum is hoping to join a team as a starter, however Heyman reports the Giants interest in their...
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Would Tim Lincecum Be A Good Fit For A’s?

If Tim Lincecum performs well during his showcase, should the Oakland Athletics consider signing this veteran to a contract? As reported by John Shea of SFGate.com, the Oakland Athletics plan to attend Tim Lincecum’s showcase this upcoming Friday. Like the many other teams that will be attendance, the A’s will be most interested in whether or […] Oakland Athletics: Would Tim...
Via Swingin' A's
8 hours ago

Chicago Cubs will be one of many teams scouting Tim Lincecum in Arizona

The Chicago Cubs are off to a great start to the young campaign and have received solid starts from all five of their rotation arms. Right-hander Jason Hammel pitched a quality start yesterday and N.L. Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta takes the mound tonight. But are the Cubs looking to add more? Everybody loves a […] Chicago Cubs will be one of many teams scouting Tim Lincecum in...
Via Cubbies Crib
9 hours ago

Astros Attending Tim Lincecum Showcase

Should the Astros entertain the possibility of signing former Giant Tim Lincecum? Per Brian McTaggart of MLB.com, the Astros are showing up to the Tim Lincecum showcase that is taking place this upcoming Friday. They will be one of the 20 teams checking out the former starting ace. Astros will be among them. https://t.co/acdJG4v5J3 — […] Astros Attending Tim Lincecum Showcase...
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10 hours ago

Rumor Mill: White Sox Will Attend Lincecum’s Showcase

After months of…well, the word “suspense” imbues the event with more significance than it deserves, so not that, but months of expectation, it has been announced that Tim Lincecum will have his showcase for prospective teams this coming Friday.  Unsurprisingly, his goal is to land a spot in a starting rotation somewhere, and Jon Heyman lists the White Sox as one of the teams...
Via BP South Side
14 hours ago

Should the Diamondbacks go after Tim Lincecum?

Former Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum is having a showcase for interested teams on Friday. About 20 teams are expected to be in attendance. The two-time Cy Young award winner went 7-4 with a 4.13 ERA last season. He wasn’t signed in the winter because of a hip injury, and is vying for a spot on […] Should the Diamondbacks go after Tim Lincecum? - Venom Strikes - Venom Strikes -...
Via Venom Strikes
18 hours ago

Keep it ‘Freaky’ – Tim Lincecum Announces his Attempted Return to the MLB

It’s official – after months of unanswered questions and speculation, Tim ‘The Freak’ Linecum has finally announced his attempt to return to the MLB since his recovery from degenerative hip surgery. Prior to such a serious procedure, Lincecum was a staple pitcher in the San Francisco Giants’ rotation, where he earned career statistics like a 3.61 ERA, ten complete games...
Via The Sports Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tim Lincecum to pitch for clubs Friday in comeback bid

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday as he attempts to make a comeback bid from hip surgery last year. The free agent right-hander is set to throw in a showcase event Friday in Arizona, according to Paul Kuo, spokesman for Lincecum's agency, Beverly Hills Sports Council. A location and time...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

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