Tim Lincecum will sign with the Texas Rangers and is expected to have a shot at the team’s closer job, according to a report. Both Yahoo’s Jeff Passan and Fan Rag Sports’ Jon Heyman reported Tuesday about Lincecum and the Rangers. They each said he could pitch out of the bullpen, with Heyman reporting that Lincecum would be likely to get a shot at the closer job.
Tim Lincecum expected to compete for Rangers’ closer job
Larry Brown Sports | Feb 27