Skip to main content

Giants, Tim Lincecum agree to two-year, $35 million deal

Tim Lincecum has agreed to a two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

The San Francisco Giants have signed ace Tim Lincecum to a 2-year deal.

Two-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum has agreed to a two-year deal that will keep him with the San Francisco Giants, according to

CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the deal is worth $35 million.

Scroll to Continue

SI Recommends

Lincecum is reported to have turned down an earlier two-year offer from the Giants this month in the hopes of getting a better offer before he had a chance to test the free-agent market this winter.

CORCORAN: Lincecum's new contract is inexplicable

The qualifying offer for compensation should Lincecum have gone to the open market was $14 million for one year.