San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum during their spring training baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 21, 2011. The game was called in the third inning because of rain with the Rockies leading 5-0. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum during their spring training baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 21, 2011. The game was called in the third inning because of rain with the Rockies leading 5-0. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) ASSOCIATED PRESS
San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum during their spring training baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 21, 2011. The game was called in the third inning because of rain with the Rockies leading 5-0. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) ASSOCIATED PRESS

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