tim lincecum

Under The Knife
Under The Knife
It took longer than it probably should have, but Mets ace Matt Harvey finally went under the knife on Tuesday. The 24 year old King of Queens went a hard luck 9-5 with a 2.27 ERA in 2013, before being sidelined with a partial tear in his throwing elbow. Harvey initially wanted to try and rehab the injury, but eventually came to the realization that surgery was the unfortunate, yet practical soluti
Tim Lincecum Throws No-Hitter
Tim Lincecum Throws No-Hitter
Tim Lincecum, former ace and two-time CY Young award winner, who was relegated to the bullpen last year during a World Series run and rumored to go back this year, tossed his first career no-hitter and 15th no-hitter in Giants history. It took Lincecum 148 pitches over nine innings, but he got the job done in a 9-0 win over the San Diego Padres...
Young Pitching Tougher To Develop Now More Than Ever
Young Pitching Tougher To Develop Now More Than Ever
Tim Lincecum.  Remember him?  He won two CY Young awards back-to-back in 2008 and 2009 at age 24 and 25.  Now he can barely stay in the Giants' rotation.  Phil Hughes?  Bust at age 28.  Ivan Nova won 16 games in 2011 and hasn't been heard from since.  Ricky Romero was supposed to be the ace of the Blue Jays in 2009 and beyond.  Injuries and confidence have caused him to be a below average pitcher.