Tim Lincecum News Archive
Lincecum (forearm) threw from 60 feet to up to 115 feet in left field Saturday, and also threw some pitches from 45-feet off flat ground, Chris Haft of MLB.com reports.
Lincecum (forearm) played catch Saturday and will throw off flat ground for a few more days before tossing off a mound, Amy Gutierrez of CSN Bay Area reports.
Lincecum (forearm) will begin throwing later in the week after five consecutive off-days and won't resume throwing off a mound for "a couple of weeks," Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.
Lincecum is on the disabled list due to forearm soreness, but manager Bruce Bochy revealed Monday that he has received cortisone shots for "degenerative things" in his hips, Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.
While Tim Hudson will return to the rotation after the All-Star break, Lincecum (forearm) is not ready and could go into the bullpen when he does return from the DL.
Lincecum (forearm) threw three simulated innings on the bullpen mound Friday, CSN Bay Area reports.
Lincecum (forearm) played catch Monday, Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.