Insider's note: A new season comes with new discoveries, like hitters blaming the strength coach after wins, the shortstop overriding the BP soundtrack in multiple stadiums, and the first base
SAN FRANCISCO — As his career trended in the wrong direction, the curiosity was still always there when Tim Lincecum started a season.
SAN FRANCISCO — Bruce Bochy is not the type to publicly discuss big changes before they happen, but there are times when it’s not hard to read between the lines.
SAN FRANCISCO — The Giants gave up 13 runs in the fifth inning Thursday night.
The Giants have said for months that Tim Lincecum will be viewed as a relief candidate, but the calendar might pave the way for