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Monday, October 4, 2010

Tim Lincecum Says 'F*ck' On Live TV -- A Giants Tradition

Posted By on Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 12:02 AM

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Giants ace Tim Lincecum answering "fuck yeah!" on live TV when he was asked if he was ready to be doused in champagne was many things. Was it entertaining? Yes. Honest? Yes. Unprecedented -- Giants fans know better than to say yes.

What graying fan could forget Will Clark in 1987 caterwauling "Hey, what's happening? WOOOOOOO! We did it, that's goddamn right!"; "I love champagne -- lemme get rid of this gum!"; and, of course, "I went to all the fucking amateur ones, now we're going to the pros!" Yeah, that was on live TV too.

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Joe Eskenazi

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.


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