Giants Announce Tim Lincecum's Wife, Cristin, Has Died

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On Thursday afternoon, the San Francisco Giants issued a statement saying that Kristin Coleman,

Former star pitcher Tim Linscom's wife has passed away.

"The Giants are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Kristin Coleman, wife of Tim Linscum," said a statement from the Giants.

"Our deepest condolences go out to Tim, Kristin's family and all those whose lives he touched as a friend and teacher.

"She was beloved by the Giants family and her care

And the true spirit touched those of us who were fortunate enough to know him during his and Timmy's years with us."

According to several reports, Coleman passed away after a battle with cancer.

The San Mateo Daily Journal reported Coleman,

A principal, died in late June while surrounded by family and friends.

Her parents remembered their daughter in a comment to the San Mateo Daily Journal.

"She had a keen intellect and a kind, compassionate manner—a 'lightness of being'—that enabled her to navigate life gracefully,

Always looking for ways to help and support others," Randy and Sue Coleman said.

Our thoughts are with the Linscom and Coleman family.