Early in the spring is the time when each team gets a set of photos taken of each individual player. Often, these photos include a headshot that'll be used in stadiums throughout the season.
Sunday, this tweet caught my eye:
Oh and by the way Tim Lincecum didn't shave his mustache for photo day so you'll see that thing on the scoreboard all year long.— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) February 23, 2014
So I headed over to Getty Images to survey the scene, and this was what a Tim Lincecum search turned up:
This wasn't an accident. Lincecum knew it was photo day. Rock on, Timmy.