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Wilson looking to vary repertoire at camp

Justin Wilson was traded in back-to-back offseasons on his way from the Pirates to the Yankees to the Tigers. Another winter of Hot Stove rumors wasn't going to bother him.
21 days ago

Shed no tears for Justin Wilson…or any setup man for that matter

The New York Yankees are certainly not losing sleep after trading left-handed reliever Justin Wilson to the Detroit Tigers for two minor league starters, Luis Cessa and Chad Green, and nor should you.Justin WilsonPhoto credit: Arturo Pardavila IIIA bullpen is important, no doubt, especially in this day when teams value dominance at the back end of games. Wilson, 28, is not dominant...
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees trade reliever Wilson to Tigers for pitching prospects

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A day after trading right-hander Adam Warren, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman dealt lefty Justin Wilson to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday for minor-league right-handers Luis Cessa and Chad Green.Cashman was willing to weaken his bullpen because of a lack of depth in starting pitching at Triple-A and Double-A. Yankees starters Masahiro Tanaka, CC...
Via Associated Press
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees trade reliever Wilson to Tigers

Two days, two trades for the New York Yankees during this year’s Winter Meetings. Yesterday, the Yankees shipped the reliable Adam Warren and exuberant Brendan Ryan off to Chicago in exchange for the services of soon to be 26-year-old Starlin Castro. Today, they’ve traded reliever Justin Wilson to the Detroit Tigers for righthanded pitching prospects Luis Cessa and Chad Green...
Via BP Bronx
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees Trade Justin Wilson To Tigers

The Detroit Tigers upgraded their bullpen again on Wednesday night, acquiring left-handed reliever Justin Wilson from the New York Yankees in exchange for right-handed pitching prospects Luis Cessa and Chad Green. Along with the additions of Francisco Rodriguez and Mark Lowe, Wilson figures to make Detroit’s bullpen as strong as its ever been in this decade, after seasons...
Via Baseball Essential
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

The Detroit Tigers steal LHP Justin Wilson from the Yankees

Since our website/network has been down since yesterday morning due to our web host being less than great, we are delighted to inform you that the Detroit Tigers gone went and acquired left handed pitcher Justin Wilson from the New York Yankees for prospect right handed pitcher Luis Cessa and prospect right handed pitcher Chad Green. A local reporter had the national scoop first...
Via The Majors Detroit
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Relievers Wilson, Lowe added to bullpen

The Detroit Tigers will add another Wilson to their bullpen after the club announced Wednesday evening that left handed reliever Justin Wilson had been acquired from the New York Yankees.  According to manager Brad Ausmus, Wilson and right hander Mark Lowe will serve as the two setup men to closer Francisco Rodriguez. Lowe was signed to a two year contract Tuesday afternoon after...
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Tigers acquire left-handed reliever Justin Wilson

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Detroit Tigers have acquired left-handed reliever Justin Wilson from the New York Yankees for minor league right-handers Luis Cessa and Chad Green.The 28-year-old Wilson went 5-0 this year with a 3.10 ERA in 74 appearances. The Tigers have been adding bullpen help all offseason, having already acquired closer Francisco Rodriguez and right-hander Mark...
Via Associated Press
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees Trade Francisco Cervelli To Pirates For Reliever Justin Wilson

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees in exchange for reliever Justin Wilson. Mainly a backup with the Yankees, the 28-year-old Cervelli batted .301 with two homers and 13 RBIs in 49 games last season. The Pirates could have an opening at catcher if they are unable to re-sign Russell Martin, a free agent who declined...
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Francisco Cervelli for Justin Wilson

- The Pirates may have already found their Russell Martin replacement, even though Russ isn’t officially gone yet. On Wednesday night they acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the Yankees, and sent Justin Wilson to New York in exchange. So this means Russ is gone for sure? Not officially, but pretty much, yeah. Jon Heyman says otherwise, but I don’t think anyone really believes...
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November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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