SAN DIEGO — Stop us if you’ve read this one before …
SAN DIEGO -- There is no timetable for Tim Lincecum's return, but at least we can give you a rehab schedule of sorts.
SAN DIEGO -- Nori Aoki could be in San Francisco for Friday's game with the Oakland A's. Jean Machi certainly won't be.
SAN DIEGO -- The Giants finally gave a more specific reason for Tim Lincecum's absence.
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