MLB Brian Wilson News Review
Including more fuel to an already red-hot rivalry, the L.a Dodgers have reportedly inked closer and former San Francisco Titan Brian Wilson to boost their bullpen.
Wilson became a free agent after he was non-tendered by the Giants this previous November.
The 31-year-old Wilson has spent all seven of his big league periods with the San Francisco Giants. He has an occupation ERA of 3.21, a WHIP of 1.34 and 340 strikeouts in 320 innings tossed. Wilson has shown he is capable of being one of the game’s top closers, and he has 171 conserves against just 25 blown barring his job.
His ideal year can be found in the 2010 World Series run by the Giants when he notched 48 saves with an AGE of 1.81.
While Wilson has actually been regularly outstanding, this signing is not without threat. After all, he is coming off a season where he made just two appearances before going under the knife for season-ending Tommy John surgical treatment in April. As the connected record by the Associated Press notes, Wilson also had a similar surgical treatment while in college in 2003.
Additionally, in his last full season (2011), Wilson was hindered by elbow problems, yet he was still able to put up 36 conserves and an AGE of 3.11.
Wilson was a fan-favorite in San Francisco, with his famous black beard and off-the-wall individuality capitivating him to fans.
The previous Giants closer is a low-risk, high-reward choice for a club wanting to hold on to very first area in the NL West. It ought to also allow for fairly the chatting point between these two department competitors.