Giants’ Prospect Tim Lincecum Part of Finest Rookie Redemption Set

He’s only 5’11 but Tim Lincecum is the next big thing among Major League rookies.

2007 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Card Redemption # 4 is Giants’ rookie pitcher Tim Lincecum.

Lincecum recently earned a promotion to the Giants’ starting rotation and is considered one of the top young prospects in the game.

Throughout the 2007 Major League Baseball season, Topps will announce the subjects for the 10-card Rookie Redemption set. Each Master Box of Topps Finest includes one Rookie Redemption. The cards will be printed and shipped to collectors after the redemption close date (8/15/07).

Here are the four subjects announced thus far:

1. Hideki Okajima, Pitcher, Boston Red Sox
2. Elijah Dukes, Outfielder, Tampa Devil Rays
3. Akinori Iwamura, Third Base, Tampa Bay Devil Rays
4. Tim Lincecum, Pitcher, San Francisco Giants