Tim Lincecum to make Angels debut this weekend

null Baseball null null It appears Tim Lincecum’s return to the majors will happen this weekend.After Lincecum tossed a gem for Triple-A Salt Lake on Sunday, Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Monday that he will “definitely” rejoin the rotation this weekend, and he expects him to start Saturday against the Athletics, according to the Los Angeles Times. MORE: Why Tim Lincecum makes sense for the AngelsLincecum finished with eight st

rikeouts and one walk in seven scoreless innings Sunday while taking a no-hitter into the sixth inning. The two-time National League Cy Young winner with the Giants signed a one-year, $2.5 million deal with the Angels last month. He has not pitched in the majors since June 2015 as he’s recovered from hip surgery.The Angels’ rotation has been ravaged by injuries this season, so Lincecum will have a great opportunity to earn a full-time spot.