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Sell high on Tim Lincecum, if you can

6/26/2014
Tim Lincecum needed only 113 pitches to toss a perfect game against the Padres Wednesday. Jason O. Watson/Getty Images

Let’s get two things out of the way right away, and I assure you I have no reason to be biased either for or against San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum or the woeful team he no-hit Wednesday, the San Diego Padres:

• Sell high on Lincecum, if that’s even possible. Fast. The no-hitter is hardly the start of something great. The guy wasn’t owned in even 40 percent of ESPN standard leagues entering the day.

• Start pretty much every pitcher against the Padres’ lineup.