Tim Lincecum (forearm) will be placed on the disabled list Thursday.
Tim Lincecum suffered a right forearm contusion Saturday against the Rockies.
Tim Lincecum left Saturday's game against the Rockies after taking a line drive off his right arm.
Tim Lincecum might be moved to the bullpen when Jake Peavy (back) and Matt Cain (elbow) rejoin the rotation next week.
Tim Lincecum was knocked around in Sunday's loss to the Dodgers, surrendering five runs on seven hits and a walk in just 1 1/3 innings of work.
Tim Lincecum was good enough to win Tuesday, yielding two runs on five hits and four walks over 5 2/3 frames in a 6-2 victory over the Mariners.
Tim Lincecum lasted just 4 2/3 innings and allowed three runs -- two earned -- against the Mets on Thursday.
Tim Lincecum improved to 6-3 after after allowing four runs over six innings Friday against the Phillies.
Tim Lincecum surrendered four runs and eight hits in 4 1/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Braves.
Tim Lincecum gave up four runs in five innings in Monday's win over the Brewers.
Tim Lincecum fired seven innings of shutout baseball against the Dodgers on Wednesday, allowing only three hits and striking out four in a 4-0 victory.
Tim Lincecum yielded three runs in 4 2/3 innings Thursday in a no-decision versus the Reds.
Tim Lincecum blanked the Marlins for six innings, striking out eight, in a victory Friday night.
Tim Lincecum pitched eight innings of shutout baseball against the Angels on Sunday, allowing just three hits and striking out four in the 5-0 win.