4yFor the first time since his rookie season, Tim Lincecum is not an All-Star. Instead, he is spending the break in Seattle, where he is evaluating his first half and looking forward to a fresh start in the second half.
4yNational League manager Tony La Russa discussed his plan to utilize the Mets' R.A. Dickey in the All-Star Game, and he said that Carlos Ruiz, not Buster Posey, will likely be tasked with corralling the knuckleball.
4yMayor Kevin Johnson and his Think Big Sacramento task force announced a plan Monday to market California's capital city as a possible landing spot for a major league team.
4yThe Giants make up 13 of the N.L. All-Star team's starting lineup, with Melky Cabrera set to hit second against Justin Verlander and Buster Posey and Pablo Sandoval back-to-back in the sixth and seventh slots.
4yMatt Cain, who authored the Giants' first-ever perfect game on June 13, has been selected as the starting pitcher for the National League in Tuesday's All Star game in Kansas City according to a national report.
4yGiants manager Bruce Bochy talks about Tim Lincecum's outing and how his team needs to be improve after the All-Star Break.
4yDespite Tim Lincecum calling himself the 'weak link' on the team, Bruce Bochy said he plans for Lincecum to still start on Saturday.
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