Linecum (forearm) has encountered a setback in his recovery from hip and back discomfort, leading him to acknowledge the possibility that he may not pitch again this season, the San Jose Mercury News reports. "I really don't know. I mean, I hope not," said Lincecum. "I can't predict the future. I have good days and bad days. The bad days are outshining the good ones."
Updating a previous report, Pagan will not make it in time for Thursday's game against the Cubs. He will likely be activated prior to Friday's tilt against the Cardinals, Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.
Pagan (knee) went 1-for-4 in his rehab appearance with Triple-A Sacramento on Wednesday, and manager Bruce Bochy said that he will be activated before Thursday's game against the Cubs, CSN Bay Area reports.