|Oct. 22 3:22 PM PT4:22 PM MT5:22 PM CT6:22 PM ET18:22 ET22:22 GMT6:22 CST3:22 PM MST5:22 PM EST5:52 PM VEN2:22 UAE (+1)5:22 PM CT-Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum has finalized his $35 million, two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants after passing a physical Friday.
Analysis: Just as the Giants had hoped, they signed Lincecum before he went on the free-agent market. Lincecum reached agreement on the new deal earlier in the week that keeps him with his only major league team through 2015. The contract pays $17 million for next year and $18 million in 2015.
|Aug. 31 1:12 PM PT2:12 PM MT3:12 PM CT4:12 PM ET16:12 ET20:12 GMT4:12 CST1:12 PM MST3:12 PM EST3:42 PM VEN0:12 UAE (+1)3:12 PM CT-Lincecum pitched six spotless innings and third baseman Pablo Sandoval made a diving play to save the San Francisco Giants in their 1-0 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.
Analysis: Lincecum (8-13, 4.38 ERA) allowed six hits and two walks while striking out two in his second straight win.
|Aug. 25 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 CST12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Lincecum allowed three runs and three hits in 5 1-3 innings to beat Pittsburgh 6-3 on Saturday.
Analysis: Lincecum improved to 2-4 with a 5.36 ERA in seven starts since throwing a no-hitter against San Diego on July 13.
|Aug. 20 10:12 AM PT11:12 AM MT12:12 PM CT1:12 PM ET13:12 ET17:12 GMT1:12 CST10:12 AM MST12:12 PM EST12:42 PM VEN21:12 UAE12:12 PM CT-Lincecum lost for the fourth time in six starts in San Francisco's 7-0 loss to Boston on Monday, giving up five runs, nine hits and four walks over five innings.
Analysis: Except for his perfect game on July 13, it's generally been a rough season for Lincecum, who has only recorded 11 quality starts in 25 outings.
|Aug. 9 1:19 PM PT2:19 PM MT3:19 PM CT4:19 PM ET16:19 ET20:19 GMT4:19 CST1:19 PM MST3:19 PM EST3:49 PM VEN0:19 UAE (+1)3:19 PM CT-Lincecum allowed only one hit over eight shutout innings while leading the San Francisco Giants past the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Thursday.
Analysis: Lincecum, who threw his first career no-hitter on July 13 at San Diego, permitted just a double to Juan Francisco leading off the third inning. Lincecum (6-11, 4.18 ERA) struck out eight and walked one in eight innings before getting pulled for a pinch-hitter. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner had been 0-2 with a 5.60 ERA in three starts since throwing 148 pitches in his no-hitter.
|Aug. 4 10:30 AM PT11:30 AM MT12:30 PM CT1:30 PM ET13:30 ET17:30 GMT1:30 CST10:30 AM MST12:30 PM EST1:00 PM VEN21:30 UAE12:30 PM CT-Lincecum was sensational in a 2-1, 10-inning loss to the Rays on Saturday night.
Analysis: Lincecum allowed one run, six hits, one walk and fanned five in seven innings. He is starting to pitch well but the champs have given him two runs of support in his last three outings.
|July 29 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET18:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 CST3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST5:30 PM VEN2:00 UAE (+1)5:00 PM CT-Lincecum lost for the second straight start since his no-hitter in San Francisco's 2-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Analysis: Lincecum was much better this time, limiting Chicago to two runs on solo homers, but he was outdone by Cubs starter Travis Wood.
|July 23 1:26 PM PT2:26 PM MT3:26 PM CT4:26 PM ET16:26 ET20:26 GMT4:26 CST1:26 PM MST3:26 PM EST3:56 PM VEN0:26 UAE (+1)3:26 PM CT-After throwing a no-hitter his last time out, Lincecum was shelled for a career-high eight runs over 3 2-3 innings of an 11-0 loss to Cincinnati on Monday.
Analysis: It was the shortest outing of the season for Lincecum, who gave up three home runs for the third time in his career while losing for the fifth time in his last six decisions.
|July 14 12:01 PM PT1:01 PM MT2:01 PM CT3:01 PM ET15:01 ET19:01 GMT3:01 CST12:01 PM MST2:01 PM EST2:31 PM VEN23:01 UAE2:01 PM CT-Lincecum tossed aside his recent struggles and pitched his first career no-hitter and the second in the majors in 11 days, a gem saved by a spectacular diving catch by right fielder Hunter Pence in the San Francisco Giants' 9-0 win over last-place San Diego on Saturday night. Lincecum struck out 13. He walked four and hit a batter.
Analysis: Lincecum has won two Cy Young Awards and two World Series rings. Now he has something really remarkable - a no-hitter in which he threw a whopping career-high 148 pitches.
|June 17 12:17 PM PT1:17 PM MT2:17 PM CT3:17 PM ET15:17 ET19:17 GMT3:17 CST12:17 PM MST2:17 PM EST2:47 PM VEN23:17 UAE2:17 PM CT-Lincecum (4-7) gave up six hits and five walks in six innings of Sunday's 3-0 loss to Atlanta.
Analysis: Lincecum has allowed two runs or fewer in his last three outings.
|June 5 1:06 PM PT2:06 PM MT3:06 PM CT4:06 PM ET16:06 ET20:06 GMT4:06 CST1:06 PM MST3:06 PM EST3:36 PM VEN0:06 UAE (+1)3:06 PM CT-Lincecum was stingy over seven innings Tuesday, giving up only a run on a solo homer and two other hits in the Giants' 2-1 win over the Blue Jays.
Analysis: Lincecum looked much better than his previous three starts in which he went 0-3 with an 8.27 ERA.
|May 30 11:13 AM PT12:13 PM MT1:13 PM CT2:13 PM ET14:13 ET18:13 GMT2:13 CST11:13 AM MST1:13 PM EST1:43 PM VEN22:13 UAE1:13 PM CT-Lincecum's struggles continued in a 9-6 loss to Oakland on Wednesday night. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner allowed six runs on seven hits in 4 1-3 innings with four strikeouts and four walks.
Analysis: Lincecum (3-5, 5.12 ERA) is 0-3 with an 8.27 ERA in his last three starts and 1-4 with a 6.37 ERA in his six this month.
|May 25 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 CST3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Lincecum suffered a 5-0 loss to Colorado on Friday night.
Analysis: Lincecum struck out eight and walked two over seven innings in his second consecutive start against Colorado and third in all this year. The right-hander allowed four runs and seven hits after taking the loss against the Rockies at Coors Field last Saturday.
|May 13 11:59 AM PT12:59 PM MT1:59 PM CT2:59 PM ET14:59 ET18:59 GMT2:59 CST11:59 AM MST1:59 PM EST2:29 PM VEN22:59 UAE1:59 PM CT-Lincecum struck out seven over seven scoreless innings in a 5-1 victory over Atlanta on Sunday.
Analysis: Lincecum (3-2, 4.07 ERA) was 0-2 with a 5.68 ERA over his previous three starts.
|Apr. 27 1:19 PM PT2:19 PM MT3:19 PM CT4:19 PM ET16:19 ET20:19 GMT4:19 CST1:19 PM MST3:19 PM EST3:49 PM VEN0:19 UAE (+1)3:19 PM CT-Lincecum pitched well, allowing two runs and striking out nine over seven innings in a 2-1 loss at San Diego on Friday.
Analysis: Lincecum has given up two runs over his last 13 2-3 innings.
|Apr. 21 1:24 PM PT2:24 PM MT3:24 PM CT4:24 PM ET16:24 ET20:24 GMT4:24 CST1:24 PM MST3:24 PM EST3:54 PM VEN0:24 UAE (+1)3:24 PM CT-Lincecum fired 6 2/3 scoreless innings in a 2-0 win over San Diego on Saturday.
Analysis: He allowed just four hits and struck out eight. He had allowed 10 runs over 11 innings in his previous two starts.
|Apr. 10 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 CST1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-Lincecum allowed six runs in six innings, but the Giants rallied for a 9-6 win over Colorado on Tuesday.
Analysis: The former Cy Young winner has carried over his struggles from last season, walking 11 in 11 innings through his first two starts.
|Mar. 2 11:25 AM PT12:25 PM MT1:25 PM CT2:25 PM ET14:25 ET19:25 GMT3:25 CST12:25 PM MST2:25 PM EST2:55 PM VEN23:25 UAE1:25 PM CT-Lincecum was scratched from a start against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday because of a blister on his right middle finger.
Analysis: Lincecum said he didn't think the injury was serious and said he planned to still play catch. A two-time NL Cy Young Award winner, Lincecum went 10-15 with a 5.18 ERA last year and was shifted to the bullpen in the postseason.
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|2008||SF||18||5||0 - 0||34||33||2||227.0||182||72||66||11||84||1||265||1.17||2.62||$383.00|
|2009||SF||15||7||0 - 0||32||32||4||225.1||168||69||62||10||68||2||261||1.05||2.48||$381.33|
|2010||SF||16||10||0 - 0||33||33||1||212.1||194||84||81||18||76||7||231||1.27||3.43||$307.33|
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|2013||SF||10||14||0 - 0||32||32||1||197.2||184||102||96||21||76||8||193||1.32||4.37||$214.67|
|Career||89||70||0 - 0||221||220||9||1411.2||1209||582||543||110||545||31||1510||1.24||3.46|
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|1||0||0 - 0||1||1||1||9.0||2||0||0||0||1||0||14||0.00|
|LCS||1||1||0 - 0||3||2||0||14.1||12||6||5||2||4||0||16||3.14|
|WS||2||0||0 - 0||2||2||0||13.2||11||5||5||1||4||0||13||3.29|
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|1||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||6.1||3||1||1||0||0||0||8||1.42|
|LCS||0||1||0 - 0||2||1||0||6.2||6||4||4||0||4||0||4||5.40|
|WS||0||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||4.2||0||0||0||0||1||0||8||0.00|
|Career||5||2||0 - 0||12||6||1||54.2||34||16||15||3||14||0||63||2.47|