04/17/2012 10:59 pm ET

History Suggests Tim Lincecum Might Be Just Fine

After getting drilled for four runs in the first inning by the Phillies last night, the ever-growing worry surrounding Tim Lincecum reached a fever pitch.

The combination of diminished velocity and poor performance are assumed to be signs of a larger problem.

History, however, suggests that jumping to that kind of conclusion may very well be premature.

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