BRIAN WILSON RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Brian Wilson era in Los Angeles is officially over. The Dodgers released Wilson and his beard on Friday and ate the last year of his contract. He would’ve made $9.5 million in 2015.
Wilson came to LA during the 2013 season and pitched 18 innings of relief starting in August, pitching to a 0.66 ERA. That led to the Dodgers re-signing Wilson for two years and close to $20...
Brian Wilson was released by the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night, three days after the heavily bearded reliever was designated for assignment.
Los Angeles must pay at least the balance of Wilson's $10 million contract for 2015 to part ways with the reliever who revitalized his career with the Dodgers in 2013. Any major-league team that signs Wilson will pay the minimum $507...
Via AP on Fox
18 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) Brian Wilson has been released by the Los Angeles Dodgers, three days after the heavily bearded reliever was designated for assignment.
The Dodgers also announced Friday that catcher Ryan Lavarnway was claimed by the Chicago Cubs after being designated for assignment Dec. 10.
Los Angeles must pay $10 million to part ways with Wilson, who revitalized his career with...
Via AP on Fox
21 hours ago
The Dodgers have soured on reliever Brian Wilson.
Wilson, 32, was released by the Dodgers on Friday after posting a 4.66 ERA, 1.61 WHIP and 54/29 K/BB ratio over 48 1/3 innings in 2014.
The bearded right hander should have little trouble attracting the interest of others interested in bullpen help though none of them figure to offer him closing gigs.
The Dodgers have released right-handed reliever Brian Wilson, according to the Los Angeles Times‘ Dylan Hernandez. Wilson was recently designated for assignment on Dec. 16, and though that gave the team 10 days to make a deal, it appears that the interest in him was minimal or non-existent.
That lack of interest is not surprising, as Wilson had a disaster of a 2014 season. He...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated 3 time all-star Brian Wilson for assignment this afternoon, as the Dodgers announced the move on Twitter:
The Dodgers have designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment to make room for Brandon McCarthy on the 40-man roster.
— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) December 16, 2014
As the Dodgers explained, Wilson was DFA’d in order to...
During Farhan Zaidi’s press conference discussing the Brandon McCarthy signing, the Dodgers designated Brian Wilson for assignment to make room for McCarthy on the 40-man roster.
This is certainly a move some have, for lack of a better term, fantasized about but thought it was a pipe dream of sorts. Then we remember this isn’t Ned Colletti’s front office anymore.
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Jeff Bridges bowled a strike during Friday night's Cubs-Dodgers game.
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I don’t know what surprised me more, Brian Wilson’s hair or that the MLB season was starting. When was they going to tell us? Brian Wilson is looking swell. pic.twitter.com/v7lsCSbAaV — Matt Clapp (@sharapovasthigh) March 31, 2014 Brian Wilson rockin' the cut. #Dodgers pic.twitter.com/eaHyZw8mF5 — GrandPaD (@_GrandPaD) March 31, 2014