Tim Lincecum to have showcase in Arizona

Former 2-time National League Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch at a showcase in Arizona on Friday, May 6 with representatives from more than 20 big league teams expected to watch him in person.

The free agent pitcher has spent his entire career with the San Francisco Giants, and has a career record of 108-83 with a 3.61 ERA, striking out 1,704 batters in 1,643.2 innigns. In three separate postseasons, he is a combined 5-2 with a 2.40 ERA, striking out 65 in 56.1 innings.

He finished the 2015 season with a 4.13 ERA and a 60/38 K/BB ratio in 76.1 innings.  He didn’t pitch after June 27 because of a hip problem and underwent surgery performed by noted specialist Dr. Marc Philippon in September.