Here is the opening to my Thursday column about the Giants’ future:
Don’t expect to see Tim Lincecum in a Giants uniform next season.
He has been a favorite in San Francisco — fans love him — but he is almost surely gone, as in out of here.
The Giants will make him a lowball offer. Think $8 million. It is not lowball to you and me, but to a two-time Cy Young guy it’s pocket change. The Giants frankly hope he doesn’t take the $8 million. They would like him to move on.
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