Another Tim Lincecum start, and another loss for the San Francisco Giants. The G-men have only won 2 of Lincecum’s 13 starts this season. He doesn’t have to get the win in every game, but the team should be winning more than 2 games in his 13 starts.
With that said, the Giants are only 5 games back of the Dodgers. If Lincecum can snap out of his funky rhythm (which I think he will). The Giants can easily make up some ground on the Dodgers, and take over the NL West lead.
Need His Bat
The National League average leader (.364) Melky Cabrera skipped the Rangers series to rest his strained right hamstring. The Giants are hoping he can return to the lineup tomorrow against the Astros.
Over The Weekend
Pitcher Steve Edlefsen was optioned to Fresno to make room for pitcher George Kontos. Kontos pitched a scoreless inning Sunday against the Rangers. He was obtained in the Chris Stewart to the Yankees trade just prior to the start of the season.
~King of Cali (Steven)
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