Making the switch from the Texas Rangers to the Los Angeles Angels isn't the only big change left-hander C.J. Wilson has gone through this offseason.
Wilson has also stepped up his efforts with his race team C.J. Wilson Racing. The team will make its debut in the Grand-Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series this weekend at one of racing's most hallowed tracks Daytona International Speedway.
And like the southern Californian that he is, Wilson is stoked about the racing season as his team will compete full time with two cars in the series that may be best known for featuring actor Patrick Dempsey as a regular.
"I'm excited for us because this is our next step," said Wilson, who was training in Texas this week before heading to Daytona Wednesday night. "This is our first race as a Grand-Am team. This allows us to expand a little bit. We've got two trucks and seven race cars and nine drivers. It's really kind of cool. I feel like being able to put together a team any way ...