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The cost of Lincecum and Cain

The homegrown right-handers are going to get very expensive very soon

Updated: March 16, 2012, 7:22 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Tim Lincecum was already company property the first time he saw the San Francisco Giants play in person. Shortly after agreeing to a $2.025 million bonus as the 10th pick in the 2006 draft, Lincecum flew to California from Washington to watch a game and meet the players who would eventually become his teammates.

Barry Bonds was still dominating the premises with his outsized ego, his entourage, his black leather clubhouse chair and his pursuit of Hank ...

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