Tim Lincecum used to be skinny. Then he got kinda buff, to be honest. Then sorta got skinny again. Each time he went up or down in weight, there was a sentiment expressed that the change will do his pitching good. So:
Part of Tim Lincecum’s offseason work is to gain a little weight. Trainer Dave Groeschner told me about 5 pounds and TL on board. #SFGiants
— John Shea (@JohnSheaHey) December 3, 2012
Now, he’s never been fat or anything so this isn’t a BSHOL situation, but it sorta reminds me of it.