2.21: Giants spring training -- Andrew Baggarly
Baggarly joins SportsNet Central to talk about just what happened with Tim Lincecum on Tuesday.
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Bay Area background would grab some extra bags Giants and Saturday and drew back really -- -- take on the -- in what. Could be a freak injuries. From the -- On match. Manning himself direct from the desert. Andrew -- really joining in the big sale and Sammy has shown no signs of any injury up until now and Jamie told us that earlier that he did not fully participate going through today. Andy what do you know about this. Well he came out early before even though the players started their bullpen worked out that throwing two groups in that -- team out. But twenty minutes before that in through on -- round with the aggression the trainer. -- Kennedy some. And was up at that point then he wasn't in the throwing group with the rest of the guys through us. Two days ago and turns has got to step back and they're just being very cautious. This is something -- Lincecum has dealt with in the spring training before. He's missed the starter to his career either because the long plane flight. And it's just that typical spring training aches and pains so he doesn't throw two days from now there's gonna be caused a little more concern for right now it's probably not much freak out about. And that he could play on words there -- thank you so much what. Are the Giants in Giants fans are freaking out -- -- and Matt Cain and what's the deal is there any movement on his contract status. You know I'm told no there really isn't yet both sides really sort of exploring what a deal would look like they're talking very broad terms not. Like the -- for amateurs. Hasn't gone beyond that stage yet in. You know like I guess next you know you kind of waiting to see what's gonna happen what Cole Hamels in the Philadelphia Phillies some very similar situation between those two pitchers. Both would deep pocket clubs are both wanna keep those guys -- long term. And team did pay attention to what Hamels said when he reported to spring training on Monday and it they ran almost from the same script they love being in their respective cities feel of the stands. But -- hometown discount wait a minute let's not ruin our negotiating. Strategy here in the -- you'll take one of those so it's gonna be a little bit of a dance but I think both sides want it to happen. And that usually is they can can lead to a deal getting done. That is a good thing and so the both parties that can concentrate on the business at hand that is winning baseball games. Back for let's go one other issue hovering over the Giants is former top prospect Angel -- wanna. Who will not be in camp by Thursday's deadline what's holding him from coming in Arizona on time and -- the Giants who -- Well it's a very interesting situation I would be alone he applied for the same piece of it all players applied for it Syria. An athlete exemption peace. And they said he wasn't in the elite athlete condition.