Originally Posted by mahagga73
Is he done, mental now or what, Lincecum. People are saying he might do a Smoltz and go into the pen as a closer or something. I see your point, but outside of hockey there are no prizes for being the best team that fails to win the title . Rarely does the Presidents Trophy winner win the actual Stanley Cup. Lincecum pitched well out of the pen in the playoffs so he earned his ring I think.
I think he earned his ring too, I would find it hard to believe he would be the Giants closer ever though. Although you never know how Brian Wilson will come back and Sergio Casilla is probably better suited for a setup role even though he did a good job last year as a closer.