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Lincecum will report to the Giants' facility in Arizona on Wednesday to begin rehabbing his surgically-repaired hip, John Dickinson of 95.7 The Game reports. He's expected to require five-to-six months of recovery time.
Giants' general manager, Bobby Evans, announced that Lincecum (hip) will miss the remainder of the season, CSN Bay Area reports.
Lincecum (hip) visited with a hip specialist in Colorado on Wednesday and they will determine the pitcher's next course of action Thursday, Andrew Baggarly of the San Jose Mercury News reports.
Linecum (forearm) has encountered a setback in his recovery from hip and back discomfort, leading him to acknowledge the possibility that he may not pitch again this season, the San Jose Mercury News reports. "I really don't know. I mean, I hope not," said Lincecum. "I can't predict the future. I have good days and bad days. The bad days are outshining the good ones."
Lincecum (forearm), along with pitcher Tim Hudson (shoulder), is expected to be activated Sep. 1 or earlier, Andrew Baggarly of the Bay Area News Group reports.
Lincecum (forearm) may face hitters at the Giants' spring-training facility this week, CSN Bay Area reports.
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 (arm) will be placed on the disabled list Thursday, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Lincecum indicated Sunday that his arm felt a little "tight" a day after it was on the receiving end of a line drive, but noted that he was experiencing now obvious swelling, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Even so, manager Bruce Bochy hinted that Lincecum would likely be ticketed for the disabled list. "Timmy, like all those guys, is not going to want it, but it's a no-brainer," manager Bruce Bochy said in reference to a DL stint for Lincecum.
Lincecum's (arm) X-rays returned negative Saturday, confirming the injury is just a contusion, but manager Bruce Bochy indicated he could miss some time since the ball was lined off his pitching arm, Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.
Lincecum was shelled by the Dodgers on Sunday, allowing five runs on seven hits and a walk through just 1.1 innings.
Lincecum only lasted 5.2 innings against the Mariners on Tuesday, but he pitched well enough to get the win, giving up two runs on five hits and four walks while striking out three.
Lincecum lasted 4.2 innings, giving up three runs -- two earned -- on four hits and three walks while striking out five against the Mets on Thursday.
Lincecum labored a bit through six innings, allowing four runs on five hits, walking two and striking out four, but came away with a 5-4 victory against the Phillies.